Photo: Police arrest man for murder in Enugu after a woman he gave goat heart concotion to help her detect thieves, dies
The Enugu State Police Command have arrested one Adekunle Oseni in connection with the death of a 30-year-old woman identified as Ukoro Onyinye.
Ukoro, of Ugbodogwu Trans Ekulu in Enugu Coalcity East Local Government Area of Enugu state was confirmed dead on Friday, July 28, after allegedly taking a concotion prepared with goat heart which was to assist her to detect and arrest thief who has been stealing from her shop at Ugbodogwu.
Investigations have commenced into the alleged unfortunate incident with the arrest of Oseni, who allegedly prepared the herbal concotion with goat heart and who is now helping the operatives in their full scale investigations.
A statement issued by the Command on Sunday said the deceased had allegedly contacted the suspect having been directed by one of their male neighbours in the neighbourhood identified as one Alesinloye Nuru.
On July 2, the deceased allegedly contacted the suspect and after revealing her intention, he allegedly prepared a concotion which was said to have been made with other items and goat heart which according to him, will enable her detect and arrest any thief in her shop.
The deceased later took it and in the early hours of Friday, she allegedly started vomitting and was rushed to colliery hospital in Enugu where she was confirmed dead.
The deceased body have been deposited in the Hospital mortuary for Autopsy while suspect is helping in the investigations.