The body of a middle-aged man was found hanging on a rope on Friday in a shop adjacent Stephen Keshi Stadium along Nnebisi Road, Asaba, the Delta State capital.
The incident was said to have happened around 6:45 a.m. as some residents said the man was seen alive before that time.
The identity and circumstances surrounding the victim’s death were yet to be ascertained as of the time of filing this report.
Some eyewitness alleged that they had earlier seen the victim on their way back from vigil lying on the floor at the same premises.
Meanwhile, the police officers from A’ Division arrived scene at about 7:15 a.m. and evacuated the corpse.