The Police in Rivers State has just uncovered a soakaway filled up with about twenty corpses in Jesus Avenue, Umuebule in Etche Local Government Area of Rivers State.
The suspected killer and owner of premises where the corpses were discovered is a trader in Ogbunabali Road, Port Harcourt City.
The discovery was made when a trader from Aba in Abia State left the address and phone number of the suspect with his wife upon departure to collect the sum of N500,000 being cost of goods supplied to the suspect on credit on invitation to collect at his(suspect’s) house.
After waiting for 48 hours without seeing her husband back the wife of the victim was said to have reported to the Police who went into investigation.
On interrogation the suspect took the Police to his house where five fresh corpses were recovered from a 20ft suck away exclusively dug for dumping of corpses.
The pit said to have been dug in 2016 has about 15 more corpses yet to be recovered.