The Jigawa State Police Command on Wednesday said it had arrested a 30-year- old man, Haruna Barde, for allegedly killing a 70-year -old woman and her son in Jahun Local Government Area of the state.

The Police Public Relations Officer, Alhaji Jinjiri Abdu, confirmed the arrest in Dutse, saying that the incident occurred on Sept. 13 at about 10.30 p.m. in Nahuce village of Harbo town in Jahun Local Government Area.

Abdu said that the victims were 70-year-old Zainab Abubakar and her 50-year-old son, Hassan Abubakar.

He said, “On Sept. 13, we received a report around 10.30 p.m. that one Haruna Barde of Nahuce, Harbo town in Jahun, allegedly attacked one Zainab Abubakar with machete.

“The 30-year-old Barde also attacked the woman’s son, Hassan Abubakar, who tried to save her.

Earn Offline Income for Online Marketing  Local Businesses Listing and Products Display


A man killed a woman and her son in jahun
« on: September 14, 2016, 03:31:51 PM »

Offline Isaac Adeniran

  • Online Advertiser and Marketer
  • Administrator
  • *****
  • Posts: 15917
  • Gender: Male
    • Share Post
Re: A man killed a woman and her son in jahun
« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2016, 03:32:27 PM »
“Upon reception of the report, our men immediately arrived at the scene, rescued and took the victims to hospital and arrested the suspect.

“However, the woman and her son both died minutes later due to injuries they sustained.”

The police spokesman said corpses of the deceased had since been handed over to their family for burial.

He said investigation into the case had commenced, noting that “it is only after investigation that we will know the reason for the attack.”


Re: A man killed a woman and her son in jahun
« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2016, 03:32:27 PM »

* Share Topic

Share via facebook Share via linkedin Share via twitter

* Similar Topics

Jahun Local Government

Started by naijatowns

0 Replies
Last post November 23, 2016, 02:13:28 AM
by naijatowns

Related Topics

  Subject / Started by Replies Last post
1 Replies
Last post September 16, 2016, 02:03:57 AM
by Isaac Adeniran
4 Replies
Last post June 03, 2017, 01:25:42 AM
by Isaac Adeniran
1 Replies
Last post June 25, 2018, 03:27:24 AM
by Isaac Adeniran

  • Sitemap
  • RSS
  • Mobile
  • Sitemap XML
  • WAP2
  • Page created in 1.526 seconds with 49 queries.