The Enugu State Police Command has found the car of missing Nollywood actress Cynthia Okereke.
LAGOS HERALD earlier reported that the Director of Communications of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Monalisa Chinda-Coker, said two actors (Cynthia Okereke and Clemson Cornell) were missing.
Chinda-Coker, in a statement on Friday, noted that the families of Okereke and Cornell confirmed that they had not returned home since leaving a film location in the Ozalla community.
Speaking on the recovered vehicle, the Police Public Relations Officer in Enugu, DSP Daniel Ndukwe, who confirmed the development on Saturday, said, “the current report at our disposal dwells on a case of an abandoned and recovered vehicle, as well as a missing person.”
He explained that the vehicle was abandoned and recovered at Four-Corners on Enugu-Port-Harcourt Expressway, precisely within Ozalla community in Nkanu West Local Government Area of Enugu State axis of the road.
“On July 29, at about 7:30 a.m., we received information that a red-colored Toyota RAV4 Jeep with registration number AGL 199 CY was noticed to have been parked in an abandoned way at Four-Corners on Enugu-Port-Harcourt Expressway.
“Hence, the location was visited and the vehicle recovered.
“Coincidentally, at about 11:30 a.m., of the same date, a report was further received stating that the vehicle belongs to one Cynthia Okereke (f), a Nollywood Actress, who was last seen on July 26,” he said.