Two secondary school students of Odo-Obara high school located along Obafemi Awolowo way Epe are now cooling off in police custody following conspiracy to sell their female colleague to suspected ritualist in Ijebu Ode, Ogun states.
It was gathered that the duo had boarded a vehicle from their school on Friday, after the close of school to Ijebu-Ode along with the unsuspecting female victim.
After allegedly carrying out the illicit transaction, the duo boarded the same vehicle that took them to Epe, raising the suspicion of the driver.
He was said to have demanded the where about of the third person. The suspects in response told him they left her behind where she was enjoying herself.
After a shorter time, they both started sharing money, a development that further raised the apprehension of the driver.
Our correspondent gathered that he drove them to Oke-Oyinbo police station for further interrogation.
They confessed to have sold their colleague at the sum of #50,000.
Further investigation revealed that before the police team could locate the spot where the transaction took place, the victim had already been killed by suspected ritualists.