Feb 11, 2017 – Police Find Corpse Of Hunchback Murdered For Money Ritual During Stop & Search In Edo State, Native Doctor & 3 Others Arrested
3 suspected ritualists and a native doctor have been arrested for killing a 62-year-old man for rituals.
The suspects were apprehended at Sabongida-Ora area of Edo state during a traffic search.
The suspects who blamed poverty for the murder of the hunch back confessed that they were taking the corpse to a native doctor’s residence in Ondo state when they were arrested.
They later led police to the house of the native doctor who denied asking the suspects to bring a hunch back for money ritual.
Edo State Police Commissioner Haliru Gwandu said the suspects ( Aluma Sunday; Peter Olotu; Philip Ogeneka and Sunday Ogono) and their accomplice will soon be charged to court.