The Kano State Police command has reportedly arrested 22-year-old Ibrahim Magaji of Kosawa village of Kura native authorities for allegedly beating one Auwalu Hussaini to demise for flashing light on his girlfriend.
The suspect who visited his girlfriend at Dakasoye village of Garun Malam native authorities space on Sunday November 3, was standing with his girlfriend when the deceased beamed the light on the face of his lover.
Magaji reportedly knocked Hussaini into coma and he was confirmed lifeless on arrival at Kura Basic Hospital. The suspect was arrested by operatives on Operation Puff-Adder on the directives of the state’s Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ahmed Iliyasu after fleeing the village.
Police spokesperson DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa who confirmed the arrest stated “Instantly we acquired the knowledge our personnel had been mobilised to the scene and rushed the unconscious sufferer to Kura Basic Hospital the place the physician on responsibility confirmed him lifeless on arrival.
“In the meantime, earlier than then, the suspect had fled the village and the Commissioner of Police instantly activated the operation puff-adder equipment of the command and ordered that the suspect be arrested inside 24hrs. Fortunately, that very same day at 10pm the personnel of Operation Puff-Adder arrested him.
“The CP had directed that the suspect to be transferred to State Crime Intelligence and Investigations Division for discreet investigation. “Preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect beat up his victim for beaming flashlight at his girlfriend”.