Operatives of the Akwa Ibom state police command has confirmed the story share by friend of a young lady who went missing after going for an interview and later found dead
The story shared by Ini’s friend, Umoh Uduak which made the news on March 2nd has been one of top stories trending on social media after she raised an alarm on Twitter on April 30, that Ini was missing after going for an interview.
The Akwa Ibom state police command, had however confirmed the incident via a statement released by the spokesperson of the state police, Odiko Mcdon, said the state police command has arrested Uduak Frank Akpan (20) for “kidnapping, raping, and killing the victim”. Odiko said the command received a report of the deceased’s disappearance on April 30 and deployed a team of officers from its anti-kidnapping squad who arrested the suspect.
Mcdon stated that Akpan confessed to kidnapping the victim.
“Men of the anti-kidnapping squad… arrested the perpetrator who confessed to luring his victim to his house in the guise of giving her a job, but ended up sexually and physically assaulting her which led to her death.
To cover his tracks, he dragged and buried her in a shallow grave in his father’s compound. The deceased has been exhumed and deposited at UUTH (University of Uyo Teaching Hospital) for autopsy.
The suspect confessed to have told his local government chairman of his atrocity before escaping to Calabar and was never at any time handed over to the police by anyone”he said
Ini had gone online on April 27, to appeal for job, unfortunately she fell in the hands of a rapist and murderer.