…Decomposed corpse found in pool of blood
The Bayelsa state Police Command has ordered for discreet investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of an Undergraduate at state owned Niger Delta University, Amassoma.
Police have recovered the decomposing corpse of one Jennifer Ugadu (female) 23 years, a two hundred level student of the faculty of Education at the institution located at Wilberforce Island, Amassoma, Southern Ijaw Local Government Area Bayelsa State.
According to a statement signed by the Public Relations Officer of the state police command, Mr. Asinim Butswat, the deceased body was discovered on 13th July 2021, after one of her friends stumbled on a chat, where the deceased boyfriend admitted to killing her and threatened to commit suicide.
The statement read: “Preliminary investigation reveals that the deceased was shot in her apartment by her boyfriend, one James Matol, who is alledgedly a member of the Nigerian Army. Investigations also reveals that the deceased was last seen with the boyfriend on 11th July 2021.
The Commissioner of Police Bayelsa State Command CP Mike Okoli has ordered for discreet Investigation to unravel the circumstances surrounding the death of the student.”