Police condemn murder, dismembering of woman in Abuja

NEWS DIGEST – The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has condemned the gruesome murder and dismembering of an unidentified woman by unknown assailants whose video is being circulated in the social media.

A statement by the Deputy Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Yusuf Mariam read, “The body of the woman whose identity is unknown was found packed in a refuse bag dumped along Area 3 Junction during a patrol by Police Operatives.

“However, the Commissioner of Police has launched a full investigation into the unfortunate incident and members of the public will be kept abreast with the progress of investigation.

“The Command is using this medium to appeal to members of the public to remain calm, be security conscious, take extra caution and report all suspicious movements within their environment to the Police.”