Three ritual killers who allegedly kidnapped, killed and butchered a 400-level pupil of the Osun State College, Oluwafemi Shonibare, have been arrested by the police within the state.
The three suspects, whose names got as 19-year-old Sakariyau Abdulrofiu, who’s an Islamic scholar popularly known as Alfa, 24-year-old Ibrahim Ayuba, and 18-year-old Yusuf Aliu, had been arrested after the decomposing physique of the sufferer was found behind Abdulrofiu’s home.
Shonibare was declared lacking from his condominium exterior the campus.
His corpse was present in a bush behind the Alfa’s home after 9 days of looking.
The matter was reported to the police and operatives instantly arrested Abdulrofiu.
Throughout interrogation, he confessed that he and the opposite suspects had killed Shonibare, lower off his head and roasted it as a part of the cash making rituals.
In keeping with the report, Abdulrofiu additional confessed that they hit the scholar with a pestle on the top and later butchered him.
He added that the deceased’s head was roasted however stated that luck finally ran out on them and so they had been apprehended by the police.
Confirming the incident, the state Police Commissioner of Police, CP Olufimihan Adeoye, stated the sufferer was a 400-level Micro-Biology pupil of the College.
CP Adeoye stated this whereas parading the suspects on the Command’s headquarters in Oshogbo, including that they carried out the crime on June 26, 2017, at about 7:30 pm at Oke-Bale space of the state capital.
He stated the suspects conspired and killed Shonibare by hitting him on the top with a pestle earlier than chopping of his head, two wrists and palms which roasted in a clay pot whereas the sufferer’s stays had been dumped within the bush.
In keeping with him, pals of the sufferer reported him lacking on June 27 at 7:45 pm whereas the knowledge obtained from them led to the arrest of Abdulrofiu who can be an apprentice herbalist, in addition to his two accomplices.