Police in Delta State is yet to unravel the circumstances surrounding the death of a sex worker, simply identified as Ms. Confidence in a popular brothel in Ughelli, headquarters of Ughelli North Local Government Area, Delta State.
The deceased was said to have been found dead in her room in the brothel after she failed to show up to join her colleagues for the “days business”.
The incident sent shivers down the spine of residents in the area as panic stricken colleagues of the deceased fled the area for fear of arrest.
A source disclosed that, “her colleagues were waiting for her outside as they were looking for “customers” but they didn’t see her.
“They now went to knock at her door and it was when they opened the door that they found her dead in her room,” .
When contacted the Police Public Relations Officer of the State Command, Mr. Bright Edafe confirmed the incident saying, “she was stabbed on the stomach and strangled”.
He however said investigation is ongoing though, no arrest has been made yet.