It was reported that a lady named Ifeoma Abugu at Wumba village, Lokogoma Abuja was arrested and detained by the Special Anti Robbery Squad, SARS, after her boyfriend absconded.
It was alleged that late miss Abugu was raped, tortured and murdered while in detention.
She was said to have to have died the following day after her arrest. Eye witness at the scene of the incident said SARS operatives came in the evening on the 10th of September 2020, around 5pm in search of her boyfriend, Mr. Afam Ugwunwa, who was not present and was said to have absconded at the time and then they decided to arrested Miss Abugu as they could not find her boyfriend.
However, on the 15th of September, 2020, her family was informed of her demise and were told that her body was lying at the Gwagwalada Specialist Hospital.
Meanwhile, based on some investigation carriedout by the family of the deceased at the SARS Unit at Guzape, Abuja, they learnt that the SARS operatives were on illegal duty.
The matter has now been taken to the Apo Police Division which headed by D.P.O Usman for preliminary investigation and the Investigative Police Officer, IPO, Inspector Bulus is currently looking into the matter.