Following a tip, the Osun State Police Command has successfully apprehended two men for alleged possession of human hair and flesh.
In a statement that was released by SP Yemisi Opalola, Public Relations Officer, on Friday 4th November, the arrest was made public.
According to the spokesperson, the suspects were caught on Thursday 3rd November in the Ijebu Jesa, Osun state. Opalola said at about 9.30 a.m., the police received a distress call from Oke Ana Area on Iwaraja Erimo Road.
The call followed the complaints of an offensive odour by members of the community.
The police, led by the DPO of Ijebu Jesa Division, combed the bush and subsequently nabbed Ojo Gbadebo and Babatunde Hamsat.
“Upon the arrest, it was discovered that the bag one of the suspects was carrying contained human hair and flesh.”
The duo and the exhibits recovered are presently at the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID).