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Jigawa Man kills Farmer over firewood

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Jigawa State Police command has apprehended Saminu Muntari, for allegedly killing of a farmer, Murtala Alhassan over a firewood matter.

Jigawa police PRO, ASP Lawan Shiisu, declared this in a statement make available for journalists in Dutse, Monday, that the late had disputed Muntari on April 15 for violation and jumping into his farm to obtain firewood

He said that Muntari later moved to the home of the late and injured him with a knife for questioning him over the fetching of firewood from his farm without permission, Police added that the victim died immediately.

Muntari also injured an eyewitness, one Mr Sunusi Nasiru, on his left-hand for tryingg to arrest him,” Jigawa police noted

After obtaining the report, police team went to the scene and took the injured eyewitness to hospital for proper treatment while the farmer confirm dead by the doctor of the hospital and the body released to the family of the victim.