Ondo: Black Sunday as Hoodlums hack Church worker to death
Tragedy has struck as Hoodlums who are yet to be identified have allegedly killed a middle aged woman known as Mrs Ọmọde at Iwaro Oka, in Akoko Southwest local government area of Ondo State.
The incident reportedly caused panic in the area.
SUNSHINETRUTH gathered that Omode was reported to be on her way to sweep a Deeper Life Bible Church in the community before she was allegedly killed by yet-to-be identified suspects in the early hours of Sunday inside the church compound.
A glimpse at her lifeless body in the pool of blood shows that she was axed in the neck in front of the Church building at Ọwalusi, Oka Akoko.
A member of the church said that her dead body was dumped in front of the church located at Ọwalusi
”The victim is a worker in the church, she’s in the habit of coming to church very early on Sunday morning to sweep and clean the chairs before the main service.
”The report we heard from one of the brothers that came early to the church this Sunday was that her dead body was met in front of the church.
”It was like she was slaughtered by her killers because a deep cut was seen on her neck.
”We are still worried who would have done such things to this helpless woman. Who did she offend to warrant such a gruesome death?
”The church members are disturbed about the development. Because the reason for her death remains a mystery.
The leaders of the church declined to comment when contacted on the ugly incident.
When contacted, the state police public Relations officer, Mrs Funmi Odunlami who confirmed the murder of the woman, said it was a case of murder adding that her dead body was dumped in front of the church.
According to her, “Police detectives have commenced investigation into the gruesome murder of the woman.
”We would soon fish out her killers and bring them to book.
The police image maker said that the corpse had been deposited at the general hospital.