The Oyo state police command says it has arrested a trader identified as Emmanuel Egbu, for allegedly eating human faeces with bread in his shop in the Sango area of Ibadan, on Saturday, August 22nd 2020The spokesperson of the state police command, Olugbenga Fadeyi, who confirmed his arrest, said the Divisional Police Officer in charge of Sango Police Station had begun an investigation into the incident.
He said the faeces reportedly found on the suspect has been sent to the laboratory for examination.
The Faeces eater Egbu is said to be known for dealing in cosmetics and Brazilian hair,
Those who caught him in the weird act were said to have raised alarm which attracted a huge crowd.
The timely intervention of the police prevented residents from lynching him.