The Police in Kwara has launched a discreet investigation on the killing of a farmer whose parts were sold to ritualists.
The State Police Command confirmed the arrest of a suspect for allegedly selling the body parts of his father, Michael Olagunju, to some ritualists in Kajola, Odo-Owa in the Oke-Ero Local Government Area of the state.
Olagunju was allegedly murdered on his farm at Kajola last Thursday by his son who connived with some ritualists to remove his body parts, including his two hands and his heart.
The Police Public Relations Officer of the Command, Ajayi Okasanmi, while confirming the incident said, “A farmer was killed on his farm at Kajola in Odo-Owa last week. One suspect has been arrested in connection with the crime. The Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Bagega, has ordered discreet Investigation into the matter.”