There was pandemonium in Okpoghoro Street, Abraka, Ethiope east local government area of Delta State as the decomposing bodies of two children were found in an abandoned car.
Daily Independent reports that the decomposing bodies of the two children were identified as Fega and Kelvin Izakpa between seven and 10 years old respectively were discovered at the back seat of an abandoned green tinted Range Rover, belonging to Pastor Eniku Aghogho Tayo.
Mother of the victims, Mrs. Odiri Izakpa, a hair dresser in Abraka main market, was said to be at her shop when news got to her that her missing children were found lifeless and their corpses decomposing in a parked vehicle. She disclosed that she last saw her kids on Monday 8th March 2021.
She revealed that she was at her mother-in-law, place, one Mrs. Felicia, to find out if the kids were with her only to be told that they left on 7 March, 2020 It was gathered that the owner of the vehicle who was identified as Pastor Tayo, has been detained at the Abraka Police Station, as he claimed ignorance.
It was learnt that Pastor Tayo, works in Warri and shuttles his residence and work place. It was gathered that the stench of the corpses that drew the attention of neighbours and passers-by that who discovered the decaying body of the children.
When contacted, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Edafe Bright confirmed the incident.