The development was confirmed in a statement issued by the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Enugu State, SP Ebere Amaraizu.
The police spokesman said the lifeless body of the octogenarian, who hailed from Ezere in Awgu local government Area of Enugu state, was found dangling on the tree.
He said in a statement obtained by DAILY POST that the command had commenced investigations on the matter.
In another development, one Emeka Ogbonna of Umueze in Nkanu West local government Area of Enugu state has been arrested over the death of another native, Emeka Edeh Ngwu.
According to Amaraizu, “the deceased, Emmanuel Edeh Ngwu had gone to separate a fight between the suspect and his wife…