A 14-year-old boy in Bauchi State is cooling off in Police custody after stabbing an 18-year- old girl to death on the neck with a scissors.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Haruna Mohammed, in a statement on Friday [April 17] in Bauchi, the capital, said that the suspect had been arrested for prosecution.
He said, “On Thursday, at about 5:45pm, Police detectives attached to township Division arrested one Ismael Idris, male, 14 of Kofar Gombe ward in Bauchi state.
“Suspect used scissors and stabbed one Ramatu Aminu, female, 18 of Shekal ward on her neck over minor argument at a bakery.”
“She was rushed to Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Teaching Hospital, Bauchi for medical attention but later died while receiving treatment,” he added.
Mohammed said the case was under investigation.