A lifeless body of an unknown woman was found under a bridge in Umuahia, Abia State.

According to a report, the lady whose body was discovered at the Ihie Bridge through Isi court Amakama in Umuahia south LGA may have been raped and killed by gang of hoodlums.

Speaking about the ugly incident, the Abia state PPRO Ogbonnaya Geoffrey confirmed that efforts are being made by the police and the Commissioner of Police Abia State CP Leye Oyebade to apprehend the perpetrators of such crime as well as the evacuation of the corpse.

The body of the lady was discovered on Tuesday morning which means that she was murdered on Monday night.