A suspected internet fraudster, popularly called yahoo boy has been arrested by operatives of the Delta State Police Command while attempting to dispose the corpse of his girlfriend, Blessing Akpovwovwo, who he allegedly murdered.
According to multiple sources, the suspect who is a resident of Urhuoka, Abraka in the Ethiope East Local Government Area of the state was caught by a passerby while trying to dump Blessing’s lifeless body in a bush on Thursday evening.
Although the lifeless body of Blessing was intact, the sources believe she might have been used for ritual purposes by the yahoo boy.
There are other sources that are of the view that the yahoo boy used the foetus of Blessing who was pregnant for ritual purposes.
Reports indicate that the lifeless body of Blessing had blood on her private parts when the suspected yahoo boy was caught.
The Head of Ugono-Abraka community, Chief Samuel Umunadi, who confirmed the development to journalists said that he was informed of the sad incident by a vigilante group in the community, adding that it has thrown the entire community into mourning.
As at the time of filing this report, the Delta State Police Command are yet to officially confirm the incident.