Police have arrested a young man, Usman Danladi, popularly known as ‘Murderer’ for allegedly chopping off the wrist of another man named Jubrin Abdullahi, a native of Kaduna state but a resident of Tudun Wada area of Nasarawa state.
This was contained in a press release signed by the police public Relations officer of the state police command, Dsp Nancel Ramhan.
He said on September 16, 2022 at about 1600hrs, information was received that one Jibrin Abdullahi (male), 25 years old of Kaduna State but a resident of Tudun Wada Area, Auta Balefi of Karu LGA, Nasarawa State was attacked and his wrist got chopped off.
“He added, “upon receipt of the information, Police operatives attached to Goshen City Division led by CSP Eunice Ogbadu swiftly raced to the scene and rushed the victim to Federal Medical Centre, Keffi for treatment.”
“Consequently, the release said intensive manhunt for the perpetrator of the dastardly act was instituted. The effort of the investigators paid off on 17/9/2022 when the prime suspect, one Usman Danladi Male 21years of age, A.K.A Murderer was arrested.
“During questioning, the suspect admitted to committing the act but said that the victim had previously abused his girlfriend (Aisha), and when he confronted him, a struggle broke out, during which the victim was attacked with a machete.
“The matter will be forwarded to the State Criminal Investigation Department in Lafia for additional investigation, following which the suspect would be charged with a crime and prosecuted, according to CP Adesina Soyemi, the commissioner of police.
“The defendant was detained for Attempted Culpable Homicide, according to the police, and a recovered exhibit was found.