Katsina state police command arrested 27-year-old, Shaf’u Haruna (see photo below) for allegedly killing a young girl identified as Hamsiya Lawal, over dispute on the ownership of her pregnancy.
In a statement released by the state police command spokesperson, Gambo Isah, reads that Haruna of the Dorawar Natiba, Birdigau village, Kankara LGA of Katsina state, allegedly killed the victim who he claims was his girlfriend sometime in December, 2019 over dispute on the ownership of her pregnancy.
Haruna who went into hiding after commiting the said crime, was caught and arrested last week Tuesday.
According to the police spokesman, Haruna tricked the victim to a nearby bush, where he allegedly strangled and smashed her brain with heavy stone, killing her instantly.
The police says the suspect will be charged to court soon.
You may be interested
BREAKING: Protest Rocks Ibadan As Farmers Union, Agbekoya Demands Igboho’s Release From DetentionWebby - December 2, 2021
Members of the Agbekoya Solidarity Movement of Nigeria, which represents farmers in Ibadan, Oyo State, have taken to the streets…
BREAKING: Direct Primaries: Reps Invite INEC Chairman Over ‘N500bn’ Cost ImplicationsWebby - December 2, 2021
The House of Representatives has called Prof Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, to address the budgetary…