Spiritualist Arrested for Murder of Facebook Friend

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A spiritualist has been arrested in connection with the murder of a 25-year-old lady he met on Facebook.

According to reports, the suspect, Dotun Ogunlade had been chatting with the deceased since they became friends on Facebook in January.

The prophet and spiritual healer later lured his victim all the way from Ilorin to his location in Oyo State where he allegedly injected her with an overdose of sleeping drugs, and strangled her.

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Subsequently, he buried her in a shallow grave without her head and arms.

The Oyo State Police Commissioner, Shina Olukolu, while confirming the arrest of the spiritualist, advised the public on the dangers of getting along with strangers, especially on social media.

He also called for caution with relationships with those claiming to be healers and spiritual healers, adding that they could be killers in disguise.