3 men in Niger state were arrested by officials of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) after being found with a human head.
According to the Commandant of the NSCDC in Niger State, the suspects who hail from Ekpa village were arrested in Mokwa Local Government Area of the State. One of the suspects stated that the head was cut off from a decomposing female corpse which was found while hunting. He further stated that he and another accomplice decided to cut it off and sell it for money. The suspects were apprehended on Thursday while trying to sell the head in Mokwa.
The Commandant further stated that the case would be transferred to the police for further investigation and prosecution.