According to the report, the unidentified businessman frequently patronized the 31-year-old commercial sex worker who operated in one of the brothels in the area and he had bargained for a ‘Till Day Break, TDB, with the prostitute.
While they were together, the customer, a highly placed businessman, asked for a drink.
Ebere was said to have induced him to sleep as she allegedly drugged his drink; then she eventually took off when she noticed her customer was fast asleep after paying her in hard currency from the brief case.
The police in Umunede are reportedly on the trail of Ebere.
Meanwhile, an eyewitness identified only as Gloria, said the customer had lodged in with the girl while carrying a big briefcase only to have woken up some hours later, screaming for help after the girl had disappeared into the thin air, The Punch reports.
According to police report, the bar manager of the unnamed brothel, Nnamdi Frank, is helping in further investigation after several calls to her GSM lines went unanswered.
One of the police officers who spoke on condition of anonymity, said, “As we gathered, the man paid the girl in dollars. She probably stole the briefcase because she she must have seen money in it when her customer opened it to pay her.
“We are investigating a report of the stolen briefcase containing huge sums of money and a driver’s license and we hope to bring the girl to book.”