by ‘Jola Sotubo
A middle aged man in Enugu has been found dead after he reportedly committed suicide by stabbing himself.
40-year-old Adolphus Nwododo is said to have stabbed himself on his private part and on his neck causing severe injuries which led to his death.
The reasons for the actions of the late Nwododo have not been ascertained.
The remains of the deceased have been deposited at a nearby mortuary for post mortem examination.
A statement from the Police Public Relations Officer, Enugu State Police Command, Ebere Amaraizu, confirmed the death of the 40-year-old man.
“Investigations into the circumstances surrounding the alleged death of one Adolphus Nwododo believed to be about 40 years and who was reported to have stabbed himself on the private part and neck with a knife on 4/3/14 at Akaibute Ozalla in Igbo Etiti local government area of Enugu state have commenced in full scale just as the corpse is now deposited at a nearby mortuary for post-mortem examination” he stated.