By Abimbola Ogunnaike
Imo State Police Command has confirmed that two students of theFederal Polytechnic, Nekede,Owerri , Cynthia Obieshi and Samuel Osuji, died during a sex romp at hotel situated around the JMJ bus stop over the weekend.
The Police confirmed the death of the duo after the undergraduates were discovered dead on Sunday.
The Command Police spokesman, Orlando Okeokwu, confirmed the development in a statement issued on Monday .
Okeokwu, who added that the corpses had been deposited in the morgue, said acting on a report received, “operatives of the Divisional Police Headquarters, Nekede/Ihiagwa Division, moved to Room 19, Vic-Mic Lodge”
The spokesman noted that officers “broke into the room and found the lifeless bodies of one Cynthia Obieshi and one Samuel Osuji”.
According to him, Cynthia visited her boyfriend, Samuel on June 13, 2020, and passed the night with him, “but unfortunately, both of them could not wake up the next morning”.
The statement noted that preliminary investigation “suggests that they may have died as a result of drug consumption”.
The spokesperson added that investigation of the incident has commenced.