POLICE ARRESTS TRADER FOR CONSUMING HUMAN FAECES IN IBADAN
The Oyo State Police Command has arrested a trader in Ibadan identified as Emmanuel Egbu, for consuming human faeces.
It was gathered that Egbu was apprehended after reports reached the security men that he was found eating bread with human faeces.
Egbu, who sells cosmetics and Brazilian hair was reportedly caught in the act at his shop in the Sango area of Ibadan, on Saturday, August 22nd, 2020.
Oyo State Police spokesperson, Olugbenga Fadeyi, confirmed the incident.
Fadeyi said the Divisional police officer in charge of Sango Police Station has commenced a thorough investigation on the incident.
Fadeyi revealed that faeces which was consumed by the suspect has been sent to the laboratory for examination.
The Police spokesperson said security operatives aborted an attempt by residents to empty Egbu's shop after he was caught.