Suspected Ritualists Abduct, Kill Hunchback in Benin

A 37-year-old man with a hunchback, simply identified as Usokpowu (alias Tokyo), has been found dead after being allegedly abducted in Benin, Edo State, by men suspected to be ritualists. ‎

The victim was said to be a musician and professional Master of Ceremony.

According to family sources, the hunchback man was abducted by gunmen at his residence at Okhokhugbo community in Egor local government area of the state.

He was found dead three days later where his corpse was deposited at a primary school.

Vital organs such as liver, private parts and the hunch were found to have been removed.

When contacted for comments, the State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Chris Ezike, said the matter as a case of missing person.

Ezike said investigation has commenced into the case and that he has directed the Criminal Investigation Department to take over the case.‎

 

Author: News Editor

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