The Nigeria Police has arrested a 58-year old man, Joseph Unachukwu has been arrested for sodomy.
Unachukwu from Edoji, the suspect and a native of Uruagu in Nnewi North local council was arrested for having carnal knowledge of a 20 year old man which he said was for ritual purpose.
The Police Public Relations officer Mr. Mohammed Haruna who confirmed the story said Unachukwu committed the crime on April 4.
According to Haruna, “on the 8/4/2020 at about 1:pm, following a tip off, Police operatives attached to Nnewi Division arrested one Josephat Unachukwu aged 58years from Edoji Uruagu in Nnewi North LGA of Anambra State.
“Suspect allegedly had unlawful carnal knowledge against the order of nature with 20 years old man to prepare for charm allegedly given to him by a Native doctor for money ritual.The case was reported to the police when the victim started exhibiting strange ailment”
Haruna also said Unachukwu equally made a voluntary confessional statement to the police and blamed his act on demons.
The victim, Haruna said was taken to the hospital for medical examination and the matter tranfered to State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID).