One Mr. Bashir Ali was caught and beaten to a pulp for allegedly exhuming a human corpse for ritual purposes on Thursday at Moslem Cemetery on Al-Makura Street in Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital .
Mr. Bashir Ali was allegedly caught at exactly 5:00 p.m with human head, breast and some other parts of a dead woman who was said to have been buried some months ago.
The culprit was rescued by Nasarawa State Police Command
Deputy Police Public Relations Officer (DPPRO), Mr Ocholi Cornelius, said suspect was in their custody and investigation into the matter was ongoing,
The police, however, said that those who allegedly apprehended him and later beat him had no evidence to back their claim.