Married man and girlfriend found dead in a car after allegedly taking poisoned drink. The image world visual boss, Emmanuel Chetan and his girlfriend Annie Akhadelor, were found dead in a parked car at Mende, Maryland Lagos state on Saturday.
Residents of the area said Chetan lived at 37A Atiba Osborne street Mende.
An eyewitness, James Odion, said Chetan and his girlfriend were probably returning from a club in the early hours of Saturday. He stated that the two died on Olugbede street, Mende Maryland about 72 meters from where Chetan lived.
According to him, the two were suspected to have taken poisoned drinks, which might have led to the cause of their death and not the car’s air conditioning system as being suggested by some people.
He continued that the police eventually came and forced the open the car door, some containers of drinks were found in the car.
Odion stated that on Olugbade street where the deceased parked his car, a resident had approached him and asked him to remove his vehicle noting that the place was where he (the man) often parked his car. He said, Chetan begged the man saying, that he was feeling uncomfortable and that in a short while, he would move the vehicle out, adding that about one hour later, Chetan and his his partner were found dead.
“Chetan was in his 30s, i know him very well but i had never seen the lady who was with him. He parked his car on Olugbade street, a distance of not more than 70 or so meters to his house. A man who usually parks his car at that place, approached him and asked him to move the car away so that he could park his won car.
Chetan askedhimnot to worry that he would soon leave the place as he was feeling uncomfortable in his stomach same as his partner.
The two appeared to be coming from a club. Some bottles of drinks were found in the car when the police eventually got to the scene and forced oped the vehicle.”
The Police Public Relations Officer of Lagos state, Chika Oti, confirmed the incident, saying the body of Chetan and Akhadelor had been recovered and deposited in the hospital for autopsy.