Police Arrest 32-yr-old man, two others for plucking a 16-yr-old Boy’s Eyes in Bauchi
The Bauchi State Police Command has arrested a 32-year-old man, Isaac Ezekiel and two others, for allegedly pl#cking the eyes of a 16-year-old boy for ritual purposes.
It was gathered that the hideous crime was committed at Jira Mountain in Yelwa, a suburb of Bauchi metropolis, on Friday morning, June 24, 2022.
According to the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Ahmed Mohammed Wakil, on the said day, the principal suspect, Ezekiel lured the victim into a nearby bush for a casual job on his farm.
“Ezekiel then used a cable wire to str@ngul@te Uzairu Salisu into a coma and use a knife to rem@ve the two eyes for a ritual purpose.
The suspect had in April 2022 conspired with the two other suspects to conceive the idea to commit the atrocity of getting the eyeb@lls of a human being.