POLICEMEN attached go the Ogun State Police Command has arrested four persons for allegedly being in possession of human skull.
Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, made the disclosure on Monday in a statement made available to newsmen.
He said, “acting on a tip-off that some people were digging up a grave with the aim of removing the corpse of someone who was not in anyway related to them, the Divisional Police Officer (DPO), Odogbolu Division, Afolabi Yusuf, led his detectives to the scene, but the suspects had already removed the head of the corpse and left.
“The police then embarked on an intelligence-based investigation which led to the arrest of the couple and two others.
“The three of them confessed being the persons that dug the grave and removed the head of the corpse.
“They later took detectives to Ikenne, where the fourth person who asked them to bring the head for ritual purpose was apprehended.”