From Ahmad Mohammed Bauchi
A nine years old boy, Hassan Muhammad has been allegedly killed by ritualists who removed his private part, brain, hands and his legs at Gudum Village in Bauchi Local Government Area of Bauchi State.
Police Public Relations Officer DSP Kamal Datti Abubakar confirmed the incident yesterday to reporters in Bauchi.
He said Police are investigating the matter in the cause of investigation two people have arrest in connection with the incident and one of them is likely to be the sponsor of the people that killed the boy , and the suspects are in State Criminal investigation Department SCID for further investigation”
Father of the deceased who looks shocked worried and confused told reporters that “ His son was selling a cake called (Awarah), and unknown person called him and eat N20 Awarah , but he ate the cake he refused to pay him and the boy followed the man crying and since then we didn’t see the boy we reported the matter to the Police , for four days they didn’t hear anything until when some children playing football at Gudum Hausawa Primary School discovered his corpse and informed the ward head who invited Police that removed him , we have found that they removed my son private part, they cut his hands and leg they break his head and took away his brain that dastardly was committed by human being it was so sad the pulled his two eyes”.
Usman urged security agencies to fish out the culprits and bring them to Justice so that it will become a lesson to other criminals trying to perpetrate this dastardly act.
Many people in the village told newsmen that they saw the boy when he was following the person who buy his cake to pay him his money since then they didn’t see him again.