Abia - A man from Owerrinta in Abia State has been arrested by police for allegedly selling his 14-month-old son for N300 000, Punch reported.
The man's wife alerted police after their son was nowhere to be found as the father was the last person to be with him.
When questioned the man told police that his son was sick and took him to a herbalist who had promised to heal him and was paid money by the herbalist.
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The baby was left at the herbalist which the mother contacted police after her husband did not arrive home with the baby.
However the baby was found by police at the herbalist unharmed and arrested the father.
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