The Kwara State Police Command has arrested a suspect for allegedly promoting the physique components of his father, Michael Olagunju, to some ritualists in Kajola, Odo-Owa within the Oke-Ero Local Government Area of the state.
Olagunju was allegedly murdered on his farm at Kajola final Thursday by his son, who conspired with some ritualists to take away Olagunju’s physique components, together with his two palms and his coronary heart.
A brother of the deceased, who spoke to Punch on situation of anonymity, stated the relations have been satisfied that the suspect had a hand in his father’s loss of life.
“That is why we handed him over to the police,” he added.
The Police Public Relations Officer within the state, Ajayi Okasanmi, confirmed the incident.
He stated, “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 a discreet investigation into the matter.”