Operatives of Bayelsa Police Command has apprehended a man suspected to be a ‘Yahoo boy’ over alleged failed attempt to use his girlfriend for money rituals, Newspremises reports.
Newspremises gathered that suspect was caught attempting to behead the victim along SETRACO Road, Amassoma/Ogobiri axis of the state, the early hours of Tuesday, September 21, 2021.
The victim is a student of the Niger Delta University Wilberforce Island (NDU) was fortunately rescued by youths of Ogobiri community and police operatives.
Governor Douye Diri’s Special Adviser on News Media, Kokobaiye Abeki, who disclosed this in a post on his verified Facebook page said, the suspect who has been dating the girl, lured her to Setraco Road along Ogobiri-Toruebeni drive.
“After he succeeded in roping her hands and legs, he was at the verge of cutting her neck when the savour of her nightmare (Ogobiri Youths) who traced his earlier movement through a revelation from a nearby person caught him together with the efforts of the men of the Operation Doo-Akpo NPF special squad,” he wrote.
The suspect has been banded over to the police for further investigation.