The corpse of the late Eric Tokpa discovered in a creek
The body of a 64-year-old man has been found in the bush lying in a pool of blood in District#7, Nimba County. he deceased has been identified as Eric Tokpa, who was a resident of Senplay Town.
Speaking to our Nimba County correspondent prior to the death of the late Eric Tokpa, his widow, only identified as Mamie, pronounced an end to their relationship. Some residents of the town narrated to this paper the late Eric Tokpa’s wife and children allegedly neglected him for several months prior to his mysterious death in the forest.
The NewDawn Nimba Correspondent said the late Tokpa had left to go look after his palm wine, a local beverage produced from palm or passava tree in the bush when his lifeless body was found in a creek on Friday, June 10th.
It has not been established what lead to his demise, but police in Nimba have launched an investigation into the mysterious death.
By Franklin Doloquee, Nimba-Editing by Jonathan Browne