Two lovers identified as, Cynthia Obieshi, and Samuel Osuji, were found dead in their room, after allegedly taking a drug substance for love making.
The lifeless body of the pair was found at their residence around Federal Polytechnic, Nekede, Owerri, at JMJ Bus Stop, Imo state.
According to the State Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Orlando Ikeokwu, who confirmed the news, preliminary investigation indicated that the two lovers might have taken drugs.
The police said;
“On the 14/06/2020, at about 0900 hrs, acting on a report received at the Police station, operatives of the Divisional Police hqtrs, Nekede/Ihiagwa Division moved to room 19 Vic-Mic lodge situated around JMJ Bus stop, broke into the room and found the lifeless body of one Cynthia Obieshi “F” and one Samuel Osuji, M.
“It was revealed that the said Cynthia visited her boyfriend late Samuel, on the 13/6/2020, and passed the night but unfortunately, both of them couldn’t wake up the next morning.
“Preliminary investigations suggested that the above-diseased persons may have died as a result of drug consumption.
“Meanwhile, the corpses have been deposited in the morgue, while an investigation is in progress.”