Amotekun Arrests Man With Fresh Human Corpse In Ogun
The Ogun State Police Command apprehended one Babatunde Kolawole after he was discovered with a fresh male corpse in the state’s Ado-Odo Ota Area.
SP Omolola Odutola, the command’s spokesperson, stated on Sunday, August 27, 2023, that the suspect claimed to be a native doctor and was attempting to resurrect the deceased.
“The Divisional Police Officer of Ota Police Station, CSP Saleh Dahiru, has received a report and taken into custody one Babatunde Kolawole, who Amotekun Corps members caught in Ado-Odo Ota with a fresh male human corpse,” the PPRO said.
“Preliminary investigations have begun, and while the suspect has not denied the incident, he claims to be a native doctor seeking to resuscitate the corpse. However, it is unknown how the suspect obtained the fresh corpse in the middle of the night.
“So far, no one has come forward to claim the body, and the suspect has not revealed anything about the corpse’s origin.” The corpse was brought to the Ifo General Hospital for an autopsy to acquire further information and solve the case.
“The Sango Ota Divisional Police Officer is urging community members to volunteer any useful information related to the incident.”
“Community members can help the police with their investigation and shed light on this troubling occurrence.”