Autopsy carried out on the body of late singer Ali Zainab Nielsen, popularly known as Alizee, has revealed that she died as a result of injuries suffered to the head, Punch reports.
Alizee and her daughter Petra Nielsen had been reported dead earlier in the month of April.
It had been alleged that her husband, Peter Nielsen, committed the murders, although he pleaded not-guilty in court.
Lawyers had claimed that Peter hit his wife’s head against the wall until she died, and then poisoned his daughter.
Her autopsy, released by the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, at a press briefing, however showed that her death was as a result of head trauma.
Forensic experts were also said to have found bloodstains leading from the couple’s bedroom to their kitchen.
Bloodstains were also reportedly discovered on wash-hand basins, and a towel the suspect used after allegedly committing the murder.
The police said:
“The autospy report revealed that Mrs. Zainab Nielsen suffered trauma as a result of the impact on her head.
Secondly, the forensic experts revealed that there were bloodstains from the couple’s bedroom to the kitchen
Even though they were cleverly wiped from the floor, they were still able to detect the stains with the application of special chemical reagents.
In addition, bloodstains were also discovered on the wash hand basins and on the hand towel the suspect used in wiping his hands after the commission of the offence.”
Although it was cleverly cleaned up as well, the experts were able to discover that too.