It was end of the road for a 40 -year- old man, Abdulrahaman Abdulkarim as the Katsina State Police Command arrested him for allegedly killing his wife, Wasila Sada,19 and dumped her remains inside a well.
Addressing journalists at a press briefing on Thursday, the Spokesman for the Katsina Police Command, Gambo Isah, confirmed the incident.
According to the spokesman, the suspect committed the murder at Madabu -Dabawa village in Dutsinma Local Government Area of the state.
He further disclosed that the victim, Sada, is reportedly the junior wife of the suspect.
“On 14/06/2020 at about 02:00hrs, a distress call was received that one Abdulrahaman Abdulkarim, ‘m’, aged 40yrs of Madabu village, Dabawa, Dutsinma LGA of Katsina State killed his junior wife one Wasila Sada, ‘f’, aged 19years and dumped her dead body in a well.
“Consequently, DPO Dutsinma led a team of detectives to the scene, recovered the body and took it to the General Hospital where it was confirmed dead by the attending physician after post mortem examination.
“The suspect has been arrested and is assisting the police in their investigation. An investigation is ongoing,” Isah said.