A 47 years old Chinese national, Geng Quanrong, has allegedly slaughtered one Ummukhulsum Sani Buhari popularly known as Sumita.
According to our correspondent, the ugly incident took place yesterday night at the popular Janbulo quarters, Kano.
According to those who apprehended him before the arrival of the police, the suspect had followed the
deceased into her room and slit her throat.
The Chinese national was captured in pictures standing right inside the pool of blood believed to be that of Ummita in her room.
Kano Police public Relations officer SP Abdullahi Kiyawa said On 16/09/2022 at about 2200hrs, a report was received from Janbulo Quarters Kano that, a Chinese national, one Geng Quanrong of Nassarawa GRA Quarters Kano, went to the residence of his girlfriend, one Ummukulsum Sani, ‘f’, 22 years old, had a misunderstanding with her, as a result, he attacked her with a sharp knife inflicting deep cut on her neck and some other parts of her body.
On receipt of the report, the Commissioner of Police, Kano State Command, CP Abubakar Lawal, mobilised a team of Policemen led by SP Ibrahim Hamma, Divisional Police Officer (DPO), Dorayi Babba Division to the scene.
The victim was rushed to Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital Kano, where a medical doctor confirmed her dead.
The suspect was immediately arrested.
The Commissioner of Police further directed that the case should be transferred to the command’s Criminal Investigation Department (CID), Homicide Section for investigation.
By Abdullahi jalaluddeen