Lanre Bankole, the Commissioner of Police in Ogun State, has described how a hunter, Saheed Ogundahun, killed a herdsman and buried the body on his farm in Ewekoro Local Government Area.
Mr Bankole made the revelation while arraigning the suspect and 14 others for kidnapping, robbery, and murder at the state police headquarters in Eleweran, Abeokuta.
Ogundahun was detained on March 13 for killing a “Fulani herdsman with a Dane rifle,” according to him.
After killing the herder, Ogundahun “buried him on his property in Ewekoro,” he claimed. During questioning, the stated Ogundahun admitted to shooting the victim and burying him in the bush.”
The deceased herdsman’s body “has been unearthed and sent to Ifo General Hospital for autopsy,” he said.