Unknown persons have reportedly killed a 24-year-old woman, Bosede Akinlalu, on her parents’ farm in Ode Aye, Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State.
It was gathered that Akinlalu had gone to the farm with two men on Friday, when the suspected assassins attacked them.
A source said, “When they got to the farm, they met armed men. On sighting them, Akinlalu and her companions fled, but they were chased by the gunmen.
“While the two men escaped, the lady was unlucky as she was attacked and killed.
“When the men got home and reported what happened to them, some youths were mobilised to the farm, where they saw the lifeless body of Akinlalu with machete cuts on her body.”
The state Public Relations Officer, Femi Joseph, confirmed the incident. He said that the command had commenced investigation into the matter.
He also urged residents of the state to always be security conscious.
- Bola Kougbe