Baby’s Remains Goes Missing at Akure Mortuary
The Ondo State Police Command has commenced investigation into the circumstances that surrounded the disappearance of a dead baby at the mortuary of the State Specialist Hospital in Akure.
Radio Nigeria gathered that the new born baby and his mother were brought dead to the hospital from the Police hospital, Akure and their remains were deposited at the mortuary of the government-owned hospital last Wednesday.
The command’s Public Relations Officer, Mr. Femi Joseph confirmed the incident and said the hospital officials would be arrested for questioning but nobody had yet been arrested over the incident, as at the time of this report.
Also reacting, the state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Wahab Adegbenro said the matter had been handed over to the state police command for further investigation.