By Titus Atondu, Makurdi
Benue State Police Command on Monday recovered the corpse of yet to be identified middle aged woman in Nyiman area of Makurdi, the state capital.
The State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) DSP. Mrs. Catherine Anene newsmen in Makurdi on Monday that body was recovered in the earlier hours of the Monday.
Anene explained that the cause of her death still remained unknown unless an autopsy was conducted.
She denied that the victim was not raped to death as speculated on the social media.
The PPRO further disclosed that the body was already deposited at a mortuary with the state capital.
It is reported that the victim was discovered without cloths on her as all her cloths were removed and dumped on the ground where she was found dead.
It is further reported that there were strong indications that the victims was raped to death.