A 17-year-old girl sent to buy garri for dinner has been gang-raped by sis young men and killed in Ogwugwu village, Oba, in the Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra State.
The incident reportedly happened around 7pm on Wednesday.
A source told the Punch that the suspects believed to be known to the victim had lured her to an uncompleted one-storeyed building where she was raped and killed.
The source said, “The boys lured her to an uncompleted building, where they took turn to rape her until she became weak.
“They threw her down from the storey building so that she would not expose them.”
The Divisional Police Officer in charge of Ojoto Police Division, Prince Ezejiofor, confirmed the incident but said no arrest has been made.
“They perpetrated the act about 7pm, but we are closing in on the suspects,” he said.