By Tukur Muntari
The Police in Kano are on the path of a runaway bride, who allegedly poisoned her husband, Umar Sani, to dying on Thursday.
The Public Relations Officer of the Police Command within the state, DSP Magaji Majiya, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Tuesday.
Majiya stated the relations of the late husband reported the incident to Kofar Wambai Police station in Kano metropolis on Monday.
He stated the report indicated that the deceased, who married the teenage spouse two weeks in the past, was allegedly poisoned on Jan. four, and died the next day.
“After the Police obtained the report on the incident, they went to their matrimonial house at Yakasai quarters in Kano metropolis however discovered that the bride had ran away.
“Our men had already swung into action with a view to trailing and arresting her to face prosecution,” the police spokesman stated.
According to him, the command will be sure that due course of is adopted within the investigation with a purpose to confirm the circumstances that led to the dastardly act.
On the killing of a kidnapped six-year-old boy at Dabai quarters in Gwale Local Government Area of the state, Majiya stated the Department of State Services (DSS) had arrested the principal suspect who was additionally the husband of the elder sister of the boy.
“The DSS has promised to transfer the case to the state Criminals Investigation Department (CID) for further investigation, ” he stated.
He stated as quickly as investigation was accomplished, the suspect and all different accomplices could be charged to court docket.