A man has been held guilty for killing his 14 years old girlfriend in Katsina State.
The incident happened last year December, 2019 where the suspect allegedly killed his girlfriend over the dispute of who owns the pregnancy.
On 03/03/2020 at about 10:30pm, based on a tip off, the Katsina State police Command succeeded in arresting the man who name was Shafi’u Haruna, aged 27 years, a boyfriend to one Hamsiya Lawal, aged 14 years.
However, In the course of investigation, the suspect confessed to have taken the victim into the bush, strangled and smashed her head with a heavy stone, killing her instantly.
In a confessional video issued by the police, Haruna said: “I killed her, she came to me one Friday telling me she missed her period for two months and demanded N1,500 from me to address it.
I once had sex with her and told her I don’t have such amount but we should meet later. When we met, I pleaded with her but she refused; I strangled her and later used a stone to smash her head.”