By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
The body of a 45-year-old hairstylist, Tayo Olatunji has been found at Oke-Opo area of Ilesa, Osun State.
Olatunji’s body who was said to have committed suicide was found dangling on a tree in a nearby swamp.
It was gathered that residents of Oke-Opo area alerted the police.
The deceased has been reported missing since Sunday morning when he left home without telling his pregnant wife.
It was further learnt that the corpse of the deceased has been removed by some traditionalists who performed some rituals before loosing the body from the rope with which he hanged himself.
When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Osun Command, Yemisi Opalola confirmed the incident, disclosing that the family had earlier reported the missing case of the deceased to the police.
She said that the police have opened an investigation on the matter to ascertain the cause of his death.
“The police has started investigating the cause of his death. Sometimes, not all the cases of suicide are really what people think,” Opalola added.