Suspected ritualists early this morning beheaded a man yet to be identified at Scot area of Oghara community, which is the hometown of ex-governor James Ibori in Ethiope-West Local Government Area of Delta State, DAILY POST can report.
DAILY POST reports that the vital organs of the deceased man were severed off by the suspected ritualists.
As of the time of filing this report, the police in Oghara, in collaboration with the vigilante, are making efforts to evacuate the remains of the deceased man.
Residents were also seen having a glimpse of the lifeless body of the victim.
The incident, it was learnt, has sparked serious tension in the area as many now fear for dear life.
When contacted, the Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Muhammad Mustafa, confirmed the report.
CP Mustafa said, “It’s true, someone was killed. Police is on top of the matter.
“We are working in concert with vigilante and other community security outfits to unravel what really happened and arrest the culprits behind the killing.”
However, many people, who craved anonymity, said the man may have been beheaded by Yahoo boys.
They said in recent times, the activities of Yahoo boys in Oghara, Mosogar, Jesse, Sapele, Oviorie, Okpe ,Ughelli, Agbarho have been very alarming.
They called on the police to do a thorough job to unravel those who killed the man as well as the 65-year-old woman who was recently beheaded in Oghara community.