The Katsina State Police Command has arrested one Abdulrahman Abdulmalik, 40 of Dabawa village, in the Durtsinma Local Government Area, Katsina State.
The state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Gambo Isah said the suspect was allegedly killed his wife on June 14, 2020 and dumped the remain in a well. According to the police spokesman, after receiving the distress call, the divisional police officer led his team to the scene. He said: “The suspect killed his junior wife, Wasila Sada, 19, and dumped her body in a well to cover his tracks. “When he got to the scene of the incident, the DPO recovered the body from the well and took it to the General Hospital.
According to the police authority, “after the incident, the suspect escaped but was later arrested at his hideout’.