Not less than five persons including a cemetery guard have been reprimanded before an Akure Magistrate’s Court for illegal possession of human parts and meddling with bodies.
The suspects were alleged to have tampered with a body and severed the parts from the main body of a woman buried at C. A. C. Cemetery in Ondo.
The defendants pleaded not guilty to the charges.
Presiding Magistrate, O. R. Yakubu, admitted the defendants to bail in the sum of N200,000, and adjourned the case till July 14.
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