Rotten Corpse Of Benue Man Found In Truck In Abuja

corpseDecomposing corpse of an unidentified man was found in an abandoned truck in Kpadna, an urban slum in Utako, Abuja, on Sunday, Daily Trust reported. Residents suspected the man died days before his corpse, which had begun to attract plenty of flies, was discovered. They claimed the stench oozing from the truck to the dead man being found, but no one was willing to identify him by name. Reports said his relatives, who arrived the scene, also declined to name him, while portraying their helplessness in transporting the corpse to Benue state. The deceased. The relatives said taking the deceased to Gboko, Benue state, where he was thought to had hailed from, would require N150, 000. Patrick Vaaor, the divisional police officer at Utako Police Station, reportedly confirmed the incident, which he said was lodged at his station at about 1:30 p.m. He suggested a coroner examination and that investigation had begun into the matter.

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