Policemen, on Saturday, arrested a man, Alade James of Alawe chemical compound, Offa, in the physical process of burying a corpse at in relation to 18:12 hours, at Ikotun area of Offa, Offa Local Regime Area of Kwara Province.
DAILY POST reports that it is the third alleged ritual instance reported within the month of September solitary in Kwara Province.
According to the spokesman of the Province constabulary command, Mr Okasanmi Ajayi, in a statement in Ilorin on Sun, “preliminary investigation revealed that Alade James, had killed and was burying the 9-year-old miss, Faith Samuel of Onireke area, Offa, when he was caught in the human activity.”
“The corpse was recovered with a N1,000 notation buried with it and deposited at the mortuary after certifying her dead by a MD for autopsy,” Okasanmi stated.
He said the suspect confessed to the killing for money making ritual, piece the parent of the deceased had been contacted.
The province Commissioner of Constabulary, Tuesday Assayomo, has ordered a discrete investigation into the murder.
Meanwhile, a 25-year-old adult female, Kafayat Jamiu, of Olupo farm settlement, Eruku in Ekiti Local Regime Area of Kwara province, abducted lately, was rescued unharmed on Sun.
She was abducted by gunmen on September 24, 2021, piece sleeping in her room, but was rescued by the Province constabulary command’s tactical squad, in conjunction with local hunters and vigilantes in the early hours of Sun, 26/09/2021.
Okasanmi said the kidnappers, nevertheless nonetheless, escaped with bullet injuries, piece one locally fabricated assault rifle with 4 AK-47 ammunitions were recovered.
Efforts to arrest the fleeing suspects are beingness intensified, he added.
The constabulary command also confirmed the kidnap incident of Raji Ajibike and her 2 daughters, Raji Zainab and Raji Aliya, who were abducted on Fri dark at Omu-Aran by unknown gunmen.
The spokesman said the instance was reported by one Raji Ibrahim Abidemi, of TAIISA feul station at in relation to 2020 hours, to the effect that his married woman and 2 daughters were abducted by unknown gunmen after firing shots to scare people absent.
Recall that the Omu-Aran Evolution Organization, ODA, had on Saturday confirmed the abduction of 3 members of the community and disclosed that some arrests had been made.
He advised the people to go on to back up the constabulary with information for the liberation of the captives, just as the command warned criminals to vacate and relocate from Kwara Province.
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