The man mutilated the body of the mother and child.
A man living in Ajuwon community, Ifo Local Government Area of Ogun State, has been arrested by police for allegedly killing a mother and her child; and subsequently, burying them in his house.
The suspect reportedly kidnapped the two victims, killed them and removed some of their body parts for ritual.
The Acting Police Public Relations Officer n Ogun, Abimbola Oyeyemi, while confirming the incident, said it was a case of kidnapping and murder.
“The man killed a woman and her child and buried them in his house in Ajuwon. He was arrested and led the Police to the crime scene in Ajuwon,” he said.
Mr. Oyeyemi said there was an attempt by the angry mob in the area to kill him before the police got the information and moved in to prevent breakdown of law and order.
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