Man kills brother’s wife in Jigawa

One Danjuma Haruna, 25 has allegedly killed his brother’s wife at Gamatan village, in Miga local Government area of Jigawa State.

Police spokesman, ASP Lawan Shiisu Adam confirmed the incident to which happened on Tuesday evening after a misunderstanding between the suspect and his brother’s wife one Zuwaira Bala, 25-year-old at their compound in Gamatan village, Miga local Government.

Adam said the misunderstanding led to physical combat where the suspect allegedly used his leg and hit his brother’s wife at her stomach and as a result she fell down and was rushed to Jahun General Hospital for treatment and later confirmed dead by a medical doctor.

The Police spokesman, however, said the suspect was arrested at Hadejia while trying to escape adding that the Jigawa State Police Commissioner has directed that the case be transferred to the State SCID for discrete investigation.

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