Details have emerged how a young woman was promised N10,000 for sex before she was strangled to death inside a hotel room in Rivers.
The young woman who was found dead in a Port Harcourt hotel on 15 August, after being strangled by a stranger, has been identified as Jennifer Nwokocha, from Omoku, headquarters of Ogba-Egbema-Ndoni council area of Rivers state.
Nwokocha was found dead Thursday morning in a room at Grand Venice Hotel on Woji Road.
Her friends who identified her claimed that she made an agreement for a night romp with a yet-to-be identified man for a fee of N10,000 and the Nigerian barbecued beef, popularly called Suya, as an extra.
Jennifer Nwokocha who according to he friends,wrote the last UTME conducted by Joint Admission and Matriculation Board,JAMB had nursed hopes of gaining admission into University of Port Harcourt.
Narrating the incident, they said the alleged killer came to the hotel at about 10 pm on Wednesday night and offered to pay Jennifer N10,000, which to her was a big deal.
The late Jennifer’s friends later raised alarm at about 8 am the next day.
The killer had also stolen her phone and her money before fleeing the hotel.
Detectives from the homicide department of the state police command promptly arrested Jennifer’s friends for interrogation.
Nnamdi Omoni DSP and spokesman of the Rivers Police Command said a Task Force would be set up by the Command to enforce the directive that CCTV Cameras be installed in all hotels.