Two teenagers have reportedly died in a swimming pool belonging to a hotel in Okhoro, in the Egor Local Government Area of Edo State, Punch reports.
The victims were identified as Ikponmwosa Isibor, 17, and 16-year-old Emmanuel Abuzu.
A source said some workers of the hotel had also been taken to the Okhoro Police Station for interrogation.
A worker at the hotel, who did not give his name, said the matter was being investigated by the police.
He said, “The police are already handling the matter. I think you should speak with them.”
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Moses Nkombe, told our correspondent on Wednesday, that he was not aware of the incident, saying he was away on an official assignment.
It was, however, learnt that the case had been transferred to the homicide department of the state police command.
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