A Nigerian student who allegedly killed a 7-year-old girl for ritual purposes has been apprehended by security operatives in Rivers state.
The suspect and the victim
A 200-level student of the the Faculty of Science, University of Portharcout, Rivers State, identified as Ifeanyi Dike, has been arrested for allegedly killing a 7-year-old girl named Victory Chikamso.
It was gathered that the Imo State indigene invited Chikamso into his room, killed and collected the part he needed, while the girl’s parents were looking for her, yesterday. Luck, however, ran out on him, when he was going to throw her corpse away.
Sanitation officers at the refuse dump he went to, confronted him and searched him only to discover a dead body butchered. They raise alarm and behold it was that of missing Chikamso.
He has since been handed over to the policemen from Okporo police station.