Three persons allegedly linked to killing and organ harvesting have been arrested in Rivers state, MAD learnt.
According to the police in the oil rich southern state, the incident happened in Ogbaraye community, Abua/Odual Local Government Area of the state.
The suspects were said to have killed the victim, a physically challenged person identified as Progress, and harvested his organ.
The spokesperson for the state Police Command, SP Grace Iringe-Koko, who confirmed the incident on Sunday, September 17, said the suspects have been arrested.
“Yes, I can confirm the incident. The three suspects who perpetrated that act have been arrested. They have been transferred to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department,” the PPRO added.