The decomposing bodies of a couple believed to be in their 50s and 60s have been discovered in their apartment in the Morogbo area of Lagos.
According to The Punch, the discovery threw the residents of Sadius Crescent, Araromi – Ile, in the Morogbo area, where the couple lived, into panic.
The couple’s neighbours were said to have vacated the premises out of fear after the remains were discovered on Saturday.
A police team from the Morogbo Police Division reportedly visited the apartment to move the bodies to the Badagry General Hospital.
Confirming the incident, the Lagos State Police Command Public Relations Officer, SP Chike Oti said, “At about 2 . 30pm , a report was received that decomposing corpses of a husband and wife , name still unknown , were allegedly found in their room on Sadius Crescent, Morogbo, along the Lagos – Badagry Expressway.
“The corpses were thereafter removed and deposited in the Badagry General Hospital morgue for autopsy. Investigation is in progress.”