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Three Youth Arrested with Human Heart in Osun

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Osun state police command have apprehended three (3) young men along Osogbo-OAU, Ife Campus road in Ile-Ife, for holding human heart.

SP Yemisi Opalola, the Osun State Police Command Public Relations Officer announced that two out of the suspects are 21-year-old, while the third suspect is 25-year-old.

“The state Police Command, in its actions to prevent continual ritual slaughter and other unlawful activities, has apprehended three youths.

They were flagged down, but rather than stop, they sped off and were followed by the police squad.

“They were finally apprehended at a particular area called Safejo in Ife, and a human heart, which they proclaimed were acquired by one of their friends, and different charms were seen on them.

“Proper investigation was going on, one of the suspects took sick and died while receiving treatment in hospital. The body has been placed at the Osun state hospital for autopsy.

The two other suspects will be arraigned in court upon verdict of investigation,’’ Police spokesperson noted