Abuja - Residents of the Auchi community in the Etsako West LGA of Edo State have been left rattled following the discovery of a headless corpse in their area.
According to Punch, the body, belonging to a man identified as Clement, was found in front of Campus Two at the Federal Polytechnic, Auchi.
The head of the corpse is alleged to have been found a little distance from a motorcycle, leading residents to speculate that the deceased was probably a cyclist who died as the result of an accident.
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Although many suspect that the man was crushed to death by a truck on Sunday, some believe that he could have been killed by alleged ritualists in the area.
Moses Bature, Unit Commander for the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has confirmed the incident and stated that the deceased may have been involved in a fatal hit-and-run accident, YNaija reports.
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