According to reports, suspected members of the Badoo cult group early Friday morning murdered two lovers in their apartment in Ogun State.
A source reported that the heads of the victims were smashed.
The incident happened at a storey building on Hassan Abiodun Street, off Ojodu Berger, in Ifo Local Government Area of the state.
Many of the residents wept as policemen from Ojodu Abiodun Division took the remains of the victims for onward transfer to the General Hospital Sagamu.
A resident source said that the victims were to be officially married in December.
“The lady recently lost her father and the man she was to marry only came on a visit.
She was a tall, beautiful lady and was also pregnant, ” the resident said.
It was gathered that their killers tore through the window net to gain entry into the house and thereafter smashed the lovers’ heads.
Another resident reported that none of the tenants knew what happened until daybreak.
He said, “There is a police officer who lives next door to the deceased’s Boy’s Quarter. He did not hear anything. It is very sad and this development will create panic in the area. ”
It was observed that the police station is a stone’s throw from where the murder took place and residents claim vigilantes patrol the street every night.
The police also arrested a man who tried to take a snapshot of their van and the vehicle the victims body were put in.
The spokesperson for the police in Ogun, ASP Abimbola Oyeyemi, could not be reached for comments as his mobile phone was switched off.