Islamic Clerics Arrested for Possession of Fresh Body Parts in Ogun State (Photo)

Three self acclaimed Islamic clerics have been arrested by men of the Ogun State Police Command over alleged rituals and murder.

Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Ilyasu, who paraded the suspects on Sunday at the Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, headquarters in Abeokuta, said they were arrested on October 5.

CP Ilyasu disclosed that during interrogation the suspects were discovered to be serial killers, with their operational office located at number 6 Baase compound, Totoro, Abeokuta.

He gave their identities as Adebayo Mudashiru (36), Raheed Abass (33) and Rasaq Adenekan (42), adding that they were caught with fresh and dried human parts, skull, reptiles and assorted charms.

The three suspects claimed to be ‘alfas’ – Islamic scholars. They said they engaged in the rituals to help solve their clients’ problems.

Investigation is ongoing.