The Bauchi State Police Command on Monday said it has arrested a 25-year-old man, Maikudi Mohammed of Galambi village for being in possession of human head in Misau Town.
According to the police, preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect fetched the human head from a graveyard in Galambi village with the connivance of another suspect, one Damina Mohammed male, 26, of the same address.
As at the time of their arrest, the human head was wrapped with a cloth
They were said to have gone to the graveyard in Galambi village and removed the head of a male child corpse with the intention to sell it to their customer now at large.
The principal suspect confessed that the child was his son who died and was buried but he later went back to the graveyard at night with his accomplice and exhumed it.
Police said the case is under investigation after which suspects would be charged to Court for prosecution.