A man identified as Maikudi Mohammed from
Galambi village in Bauchi has been arrested by
the state police command after the severed head
of his deceased son was found with him in
Misau town. Spokesperson of the state police
command, SP Haruna Mohammed in a statement
released today July 11th, said Maikudi was
arrested following an intelligence report.
He stated that preliminary investigation revealed
that the suspect conspired with his accomplice,
Damina Mohammed from Galambi village to
carry out the act.
When interrogated, Maikudi confessed that
himself and Damina went to the grave of his son
who recently died, exhumed his corpse and
removed the head so they can sell it to their
customer who is currently at large. Police say
further investigations into the matter is ongoing.