Man kills his parents with a pestle in Jigawa State

By: Eon Adeeko
Published: September 2, 2022

A 37 year old man identified as Munkaila Adamu has been arrested for killing his parents in Gagarawa local government area of Jigawa state.

Spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Lawan Shiisu Adam, who confirmed the development in a statement said the incident happened on Thursday 1st September, 2022 at Unguwar Malamai Quarters in Gagarawa town.

Shiisu explained that the suspect used a wooden pestle and attacked both his father( Ahmad Muhammad who was 70) and mother ( Hauwa Ahmadu who was 60)in their room.

Muhammad was the village head of the community.

The police spokesperson said the suspect also injured two other people in the community. The two people he injured were identified as Kailu Badugu (65) and Hakalima Ahmadu (50) and are being treated in the hospital.

Although the reasons for his actions have still not been determined, the police said they have taken the suspect into custody and commenced an investigation.

Adam added that they conveyed the deceased to General Hospital Gumel where they were certified dead.

The police public relations officer (PPRO) added that the suspect was arrested and the exhibit was recovered.

Source: Outsource

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