Sales girl raped to death in Edo

On Monday, October 7, 2019, one Miss Peace Onaiwu, a 17 year-old salesgirl was allegedly raped to death by an unknown assailants inside her shop at Uwasota Junction, Ugbowo, Benin City.

Sales girl raped to death in Edo/Image used as illustration (ShutterStock)

The sad news was confirmed by the state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Chidi Nwabuzor.

Nwabuzor said operatives of the Ugbowo Police Division went there to remove the corpse.

However, arrest had been made as investigators at the homicide section of the state police command headquarters had commenced investigation.

DSP Nwabuzor however stated that a case of rape and possible ritual were also being looked at by the operatives.

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