On 03/10/2020 at about 1730hrs, Police Operatives attached to Ibbi Division arrested four suspects; namely one Alhaji Suleiman Abubakar aged 50yrs, Babuga Mamman aged 42yrs, Abdullahi Dogo aged 30yrs and Abubakar Abdullahi 31yrs, all ‘m’ of Sabon Pegi Mashegu LGA, with a human head at Sabon Pegi village.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the suspects exhumed and severed the human head from Kanti village grave yard via Ibbi Mashegu LGA on the same date at about 0800hrs .
During interrogation, the suspects confessed that they were contracted to get the human head for a sum of two million naira (#2,000,000.00k) by one Nasiru ‘m’ of Koko Kebbi State and one Muhammadu ‘m’ of Sabon Pegi currently at large. Case under investigation and effort to arrest the fleeing suspects is ongoing, while the arrested suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigation is concluded.
ASP WASIU A. ABIODUN
Police Public Relations Officer,
Niger State Command.