Police arrests, herbalist, bricklayer for allegedly killing housewife & her son for money ritual


The long arm of the law has caught up with two suspects; a 29-year-old herbalist, Baoku Gbuyi, and a 27-year-old, Bricklayer Olamide Odulaja over the killing of a housewife Modupeola Folorunsho and her 4-year-old son Peter Folorunsho for money-making ritual.


The pair were reportedly arrested by detectives of the Ogun state police command, following a report received at Ijebu Igbo division, from the victim’s husband, who reported on 14th of February 2021.

According to DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, spokesperson of the state police command upon the report, the DPO Ijebu Igbo division SP Kazeem Solotan detailed his crack detectives to unravel the mystery behind the sudden disappearance of the woman and her son


The investigation led the police Olamide Odulaja at Ibadan while all the adjoining divisions were alerted to be on look out for the fleeing suspect of the herbalist, Gbuyi was eventually traced to Kajola village, where he was arrested by the DPO Awa Ijebu with the assistance of hunters and local vigilantes.

DSP Oyeyemi Abimbola said that the state commissioner of police, CP Edward Awolowo Ajogun, who commended his men for their display of investigative intelligence, has ordered the immediate transfer of the case to the state criminal investigation and intelligence department for further investigation and diligent prosecution.


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