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Strange: Corpse of police sergeant discovered in Osogbo

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Osun says the  corpse of a police sergeant has been discovered  at Sawmill Area of  Osogbo.

The spokesman of the command,  Mr Babawale Afolabi, said in a statement that some wood sellers  at a sawmill had reported the discovery of  the body found  in front of Dawodu Petrol Station in the area  at about 8 am.

Afolabi said investigation carried out by the NSCDC revealed that the deceased was a police sergeant attached to the Zonal Police Headquarters in Osogbo.

He said  one cell phone, one ATM card and a wrist watch were found on the deceased.

The spokesman said the cause  of  death of  the deceased  was yet to be identified  as no physical marks were found on the body.

He, however,  said that there were traces of  a  foamy substance  on his mouth, adding that the police had been notified of  the incident.

The police spokesperson in the state, DSP Folashade Odoro, told  newsmen that the command had been notified of  the incident.

She said  the corpse  had been deposited at the mortuary while  the command would conduct further investigation on the matter

NAN


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