A ritual den in Ode Remo where human parts are sold and eaten by suspected ritualists haS been uncovered by the Ogun State Police Command.
The discovery has equally led to the arrest of five suspects.
Decomposing body parts alleged to be that of a missing female student of Science Laboratory Technology Department of Gateway Polytechnic, Saapade, Morenikeji Owolabi was found severed at the shrine.
Commenting on the raid done by the police at Eposo, Ode Remo area of the State, the Commissioner of Police in the State, Val Ntomchukwu, observed that the main culprit, Femi Awise who is a herbalist is still at large.
The police boss noted that they have arrested five suspects, including a commercial motorcyclist that carried the deceased to the scene, adding that they would be charged to court upon completion of investigation.
The suspects arrested include; Adeyemi Ademolu, 29, Lateef Ali, 23, Dare Akinyemi, 22, Wasiu Sotola, 23 and 22-year-old Taiwo Omolaso.
The police on getting to the scene, discovered human flesh that was chopped into bits. A black pot for cooking of human flesh was also recovered. The police revealed that the right limb of the victim was also seen in a nearby shallow grave.
“What we want to tell the public is that they should monitor the movement of their wards and children, especially when they are left in school and other public institutions. They should always keep watch over their children, call them regularly and where they don’t see them, they should quickly report to the police,” the CP affirmed.