The suspect had human parts when he was picked up by the Zone 2 Police Command in Onikan, Lagos State.

The man, whose identity was not announced by the police, was in possession of a head, arms and other internal organs.

The command’s spokesperson, Dolapo Badmus, confirmed the arrest to newsmen in Lagos.

“Upon receiving tip off, operatives trailed the suspect to Obada Oko in Ogun, where he was arrested at about 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday.

“The suspect confessed to be a dealer of human parts, while investigation revealed that he had been to prison twice over the same offence,” Badmus said.

The zonal spokesperson said that the AIG in charge of the zone, Adamu Ibrahim, had directed that the suspect be thoroughly investigated and be charged.

Arrest of persons with human parts in on the increase in Nigeria.

On Friday, police arrested three men in Ogun State with human skulls.

They claimed they get the skulls from Benin Republic.