By Andy Chukwu
A yet-to-be identified woman has been strangled to death in a hotel room in Rivers State.
The incident happened about a month after another woman was also said to have been strangled to death in a hotel room along Woji Road in Port Harcourt, the state capital.
The latest incident happened in a hotel situated on Obo Road, Omoku, Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area of the stete on Saturday.
The victim, a teenager, and her partner, had checked into the hotel together.
Sources said the victim’s hands and legs were both tied with a white cloth. A white cloth presumed to have been used by her attacker was found around her neck.
DSP Nnamdi Omoni, the Rivers State Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed the incident, adding that the identity of the victim had yet to be ascertained.
Omoni stated that the Commissioner of Police, Mustapha Dandaura, had directed that investigation be carried out into the incident.
“The incident happened in Omoku but we have yet to ascertain the identity of the victim who is a young lady,” he said.