Men of the Ogun State Command of the Nigeria Police, have arrested a 55-year-old man, Yesiru Salisu, for being in possession of four human skulls, two dry human hands, and three jaws.
According to a statement by the State Police Spokesperson, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the suspect was apprehended on Monday, November 23, 2020, following a report that a man was seen with a bag suspected to contain stolen property, and when he was challenged, he dropped the bag and ran into the bush.
Oyeyemi said, upon the report, the DPO Ago Iwoye, CSP Paul Omiwole, led his detectives to the scene where they opened the bag and discovered that it contained dry human parts. Consequently, the bush he ran into was properly combed and the suspect was subsequently apprehended.
On interrogation, the suspect confessed to harvesting the human parts from one Christian cemetery in Oke Eri, Ijebu Ode together with one Lekan Bakare who is now at large.