Two men Wole Oke, 38, and Wasiu Adesina, 30, were arrested by the Ogun State Police command for being in possession of human parts .
Both of them were arrested at Ijebu, Idi-aro area of Abeokuta while policemen attached to Oke Itoku Division, led by the DPO, CSP Abeni Farinre, were on patrol.
Confirming the arrests, the State Police Spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the suspects on sighting the policemen on patrol took to their heels with a leather bag and they were hotly chased and arrested.
“On searching the bag with them, it was discovered that it contained human bones, he said, on interrogation, one of the suspects, Wole Oke, confessed that they were the bones of his sister who died four years ago.
“He further stated that one herbalist sent him to go and bring them for money ritual purpose.
The Commissioner of Police in the state, Ahmed Iliyasu, has ordered the transfer of the suspects to the state Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation.
He also directed that the herbalist mentioned be arrested without further delay.