Three younger males have been caught with a human coronary heart on the Osogbo/Obafemi Awolowo College (OAU), Ife Campus Street, Ile-Ife.
Police spokesperson in Osun, SP Yemisi Opalola, confirmed the event.
Opalola mentioned two of the suspects are 21 years outdated, whereas the third suspect is 25 years of age.
“The Osun Police Command, in its efforts to sanitize the state of incessant ritual killings and different vices, has arrested three younger males.
“On April 7, at about 11 a.m., detectives on `Cease-and-Search’ responsibility accosted three males on a motorbike on the Osogbo/OAU Ife Campus Street.
“They have been flagged down, however reasonably than cease, they sped off and have been pursued by the police workforce.
“They have been ultimately arrested at Safejo Space of Ile-Ife, and a human coronary heart, which they claimed belonged to one in all their buddies, and numerous charms have been discovered on them.
“As investigation was occurring, one of many suspects took unwell and died whereas on hospital admission. The corpse has been deposited on the state hospital for post-mortem.
“The 2 different suspects shall be charged in court docket upon conclusion of the investigation,’’ Opalola acknowledged.