A man has been arrested in Plateau State after he killed his son for money rituals.

According to a Facebook user, Daniel Mortalo, the suspected killer beheaded his son and reported to the police that the boy has been missing.

But the child'd mother told the police that her husband took their child out of the house and didn’t bring him back.

The police intensified their search and the later discovered the body of the child in his father’s car.

Mortalo wrote:

"A man killed his son for money, and informed the police that his child is missing, the wife insisted he went out together with the son, the police should follow his footsteps, the later discover the child in his car, with the head and the left leg cutoff.