A suspected ritualist has been arrested in Umuonyeashi, Nsokpo Ogbaku in Mbaitolu LGA of Imo state after a lady he captured and planned to use for rituals escaped.

According to a Facebook user who shared the post online,

“THIS TRAGEDY HAPPENED LAST WEEK @ UMUONYEASHI, NSOKPO OGBAKU IN MBAITOLI LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN IMO STATE. THE YOUNG MAN, IN HANDCUFFS ATTEMPTED USING THIS LADY FOR RITUAL, BUT UNFORTUNATELY FOR THE MAN, THE LADY OVERPOWERED HIM. BUT THE LADY WAS STABBED SEVERAL PLACES ON HER BODY. SHE USED HER LAST STRENGHT TO RUN FOR HER DEAR LIFE, TO A NEARBY HOUSE, WHERE SHE GOT HELP AND ASSISTANCE. WITH THE TEAM MADE UP OF UMUONYEASHI YOUTHS, ALL WENT INTO THE BUSH IN SEARCH OF THE RITUALIST. AFTER SEVERAL HOURS, HE WAS FINALLY APPREHENDED. AND HANDED OVER TO THE POLICE @ 2AM.”