The Amotekun Security Network in Osun state has apprehended a man, Bashiru Ajadi, suspected to be a ritualist who allegedly murdered his girlfriend after she visited him in Ajadi Arin village, in Ayedire local government area of Osun State.
The lifeless Ashiata Salimon was confirmed missing 4 weeks ago after visiting her lover at his residence in the village through Oke-Osun.
The case to the Amotekun operatives in Iwo by some of her relatives who believed that her boyfriend was responsible for her disappearance.
The deceased body was later found with some of her body parts missing.
While confirming the incident to newsmen, “the suspects took to his heels when security operatives visited him to take him in for questioning” the Field Commander of Osun Amotekun, Comrade Amitolu Shittu said.
“One of the sons of the victim and a friend to her mother reported the matter to us at Iwo community. Our men swung into action but before we got to the house of Ajadi he had fled.
“The matter was later reported to the police and the suspect was arrested at Laupon in Oyo State.
“Ajadi killed the woman and tear apart her corpse at Ajadi Arin Village, Oke-Osun, Osun State, “Comrade Shittu said.