94-year-old woman killed by unknown armed men
A 94-year-old woman, Mrs Ayodele Ashaolu, has been beheaded by unknown persons in Ikun Ekiti, Moba Local Government Area of Ekiti State.
Reports say the corpse of the woman was seen without her head in a place within the community.
It was gathered that the woman was living alone in the house where the incident happened.
Some members of the community suspected that the woman must have been killed by some ritualists.
When contacted, the Ekiti State Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Sunday Abutu confirmed the incident.
He said men of the command have swung into action to investigate the incident.
Abutu confirmed that the case was reported by one of the children of the deceased who was contacted by neighbours after the corpse was found.