Police in Plateau state yesterday recovered the mutilated bodies of three travellers who went missing on Sunday afternoon around Barkin Ladi local government area of the state.
Nigerian Pilot gathered that the victims; Magaji Sirajo, Tukur Sirajo and Hassan Ibrahim had left Saminaka LGA in Kaduna State to visit one Nuhu Yakubu in Barkin Ladi town when they met their death.
Yakubu said, “I was speaking with them on phone and they told me they were between Hipang and Kasa and then later, one of them flashed my phone and when I called back Magaji picked the phone but a stranger snatched the phone and told me that they will kill them. I asked them why and pleaded with them but they switched off the phone.”
He said he reported the incident to the Barkin Ladi police station yesterday.
Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Emmanuel Abu confirmed the incident but said the police were still trying to verify the identities of the victims and where they were coming from.

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