A man simply identifies as Ebuka, a provision dealer in Awka-Etiti was said to have masterminded the killing of a 9-year old Enugu indigene who lives in the town with parents.
According to an Eyewitness, The little boy was said to have mistakenly collected biscuits from the said dealers shop in the company of his younger brother.
Trouble began when his skin and that of his brother began to rot. The parents made some attempted to inquire the root of what is befalling the family and it was gathered that Ebuka have a hand in it.
However, the dealer who dedicated his shops to some deities in Ukpor in anambra State was demanding for the sum of N15m. N475,000 was paid (According to an eyewitness) and all attempts to save the life of the lad proves abortive as he gave up before the parents, Ebuka and the deity within the week.
The leaders of Awka-Etiti therefore swang into action to arrest the Culprit.