The Anambra State Police Command has confirmed the beheading of two persons in two different locations in the Okija community, in the Ihiala Local Government Area of the State.
The gruesome incident was confirmed by the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Ikenga Tochukwu, said the incident was a cult war between two rival groups in the area while also adding that the victims’ heads were taken away by their assailants.
He said, “It is an incident that involved two rival cult groups in Okija. Arrest has been made and police operatives are on track to apprehend the rest at large.
“The Commissioner of Police, Monday Kuryas, has called for calm and also asked parents to pay closer attention to their wards’ activities.”
The incident was also confirmed by the president-general of the community, Chukwudum Ndedigwe, said that one of the incidents happened at a compound of a late monarch in the community.