A middle-aged man has been reported dead inside a well after he went to have a drink with his friends in Bauchi State.
The man, identified as Panshak Simon, was found dead inside a well in Dashem Bakin Kogi village in Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area of the aforementioned State.
This comes only 24 hours after a 37-year-old man, Chukwunonso Chukwujekwu, was discovered dead in Boi Village in the State’s Bogoro Local Government Area.
Simon was alleged to have gone to a beer parlor with associates before departing for an unknown location.
According to the Nation, his body was discovered after some of his family members raised the alarm about his location.
Mr. Sabo Y, a local resident, verified the occurrence to reporters on Friday, December 2, 2022.
“Yes a corpse of a young man was found inside a well on Wednesday. The man was later identified as Panshak Arbe between the ages of 27-31. He went to one of the beers parlous in town with friends but nobody knows how he felt inside the well. Was he killed or drunk? Only God knows. The well is very close to a beer parlor. But nobody knows what led to his death,” he said.
According to a family source, his body was brought to the general hospital Tafawa Balewa mortuary after alerting the appropriate authorities, and burial would take place on Monday, December 4 2022 at Dashem Bakin Kogi Tafawa Balewa.