Rivers State University has been enveloped by grief over the death of a final year law student who was alleged raped and stabbed to death at early hours of Tuesday December 10 in her apartment Eagle lsland in Port Harcourt.
The 24-year old, victim, who was identified as Matilda Itonyo Mark, was said to have been raped and then brutally stabbed by her assailants inside her off campus apartment close to Eagle Island part of Port Harcourt.
Matilda’s body was found in a pool of blood in early hours of Tuesday December 10.
An ambulance accompanied by security personnel was sighted at the scene of the incident, taking the corpse away.
The Rivers State Police Command assures that homicide detectives will do everything within their powers to bring to book the suspected rapists and murderers of a final year student identified as Miss Itonyo Maltida Mark to justice.
The Command Public Relations Officer, PPRO, DSP Nnamdi Omoni, also a Lawyer, confirmed the incident and the lifeless body of the lady has been evacuated and her Body deposited at the morgue, assuring that crack team of homicide detectives have detailed to unravel the senseless killers.
On this score, Omoni also said the immediate family of the young lady has been contacted and they are helping the Police with information to unravel the mysterious murder.
The friends of the late Miss Itonyo Maltida Mark have been lamenting that she was a creative dancer, hairstylist full dreams for the future.
Our Correspondent reports that there was outpouring of grief when an ambulance accompanied by security personnel evacuated her lifeless body from her apartment in Eagle lsland, Port Harcourt.