The Kwara state police command has paraded the arrested Chief Medical Director (CMD) of government owned Kaiama general hospital, Dr. Abass Adeyemi,over alleged murder of four persons for organ harvesting.
Parading the 36- year-old suspect in Ilorin, the state Police commissioner, Paul Odama, said that the command was closing in on other members of syndicate involved in the crime.
He said the suspected murderer allegedly sedated some of his victims, mostly women before he killed and harvested their organs.
Odama also said that the suspect had allegedly killed one of his victims in Edo state, before killing those in Kwara state.
According to him while the command was searching for the Doctor, news filtered in that Edo State Police Command had arrested him in connection with another case of killing.
Odama said the command in an effort to get to the root of the serial murder cases in Kwara state succeeded in getting him released to the command to help in the investigation.
He noted that the suspect confessed to have killed Ifeoluwa by hitting her with an object on the head and dumped the body at a bush in Alapa.
Dr Adeyemi also confessed to have earlier sedated and causing the kidnap and killing of one Abubakar Malam Abubakar ‘Male’ and killing of one Nafisat Halidu ‘female’ a casual worker at General Hospital both in Kaiama and concealed her body in a trash-can, filled the trash-can with cement and kept inside a locked store in the General Hospital Kaiama with the key in his possession.
Odama maintained that the suspect said he was lured into organ harvesting by a yet-to-be-identified syndicate.
The police commissioner noted that the suspect, Dr Adeyemi would soon be charged to court.