According to a report by Punch Metro, the corpse of a man was found early Friday morning along the Upper-Erejuwer Road by Playground in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State.
There were bloodstains all over the body of the unidentified man.
However, Punch Metro learnt that the man was knocked down by a hit-and-run driver.
A source said, “It was an accident that occurred last night, but the driver that knocked the man down ran away.
“The dead body of the man was dragged and dumped at Upper-Erejuwa by unidentified persons on Thursday night after they knocked him down with their vehicle,” another source said.
Some policemen were seen evacuating the corpse.
The Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, Onome Onovwakpoyeya, did not respond to her mobile calls and text messages sent regarding the man’s identity.