Lagos State Police Command on Friday arrested a man, Daniel Chigozie, for allegedly conspiring with two others to sell his three-month-old baby for N400, 000.

After a fruitless search for the baby, the police were informed after which the suspects were eventually arrested.

The spokesperson for the state command, Benjamin Hundeyin, in a tweet on Thursday, said, “A father connived with his doctor and nurse and sold his three-month-old- baby, to a woman for N400, 000 without the knowledge of the mother.

After days of searching, the police were informed. All suspects were arrested. The baby is safe’’

Contacted, Hundeyin said that the incident occurred on August 20, 2022, at Oke-Odo, Lagos, adding that the suspects were arrested on Thursday, August 25, 2022.