18 12 months outdated Abigail Felix, pictured above, who was working as a househelp for a household in the Alausa, Ikeja space of Lagos state, has allegedly dedicated suicide.
Abigail who’s from the Republic of Benin, was mentioned to have taken the lethal DD insecticide with out leaving any suicide observe.
In accordance with a police supply, Abigail who moved in together with her employers, the Akinrinmades, two years in the past, was answerable for cleansing the home in addition to attending to clients at her madam’s store. A day earlier than her loss of life, Abigail had reportedly left the home with out informing anybody of her whereabout. After looking for her with none consequence, a case of a lacking particular person was lodged on the nearest police station.
The police says the subsequent day, Abigail snuck into one of many rooms in the home. When interrogated, she did not disclose the place she was the earlier evening. She allegedly bumped into one other room in the home the place she locked herself in and refused to open the door. Efforts to get her out failed till the door was pulled down and he or she was discovered with foamy substances round her mouth with a bottle of the DD insecticide by her aspect.
She was instantly rushed to the Lagos College Instructing Hospital LASUTH the place she died as medical doctors battled to save lots of her life.
Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the Lagos state police command, Bala Elkana, says Abigail’s physique has been launched to the household as no foul play was suspected.