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Man arrested for k#lling his wife after mistaking her for his son who thr£atened to [email protected] him in Bauchi – Instablog9ja

A man, Nuhu Umar Usman, 40, has been arrested by operatives of the Bauchi police command for k#llinghis wife.

According to a statement by the spokesperson of the command, SP Ahmed Mohammed Wakil, the suspect who had two wives and six children, was in the middle of an altercation between the wives when his eldest son thr£@tened to [email protected] him.

The thr£@t made Nuhu to load his Dane g¥n and keep beside him in case his son decided to carry out the thr£@t.

Ahmed noted that on December 28, 2022, while the suspect was sleeping in the same room as his wife, Ladi Nuhu, 37, she went out to ease herself. On her way back to the room, the suspect woke up with a start thinking she was an intruder and directly f#red into her stomach. She sustained inj¥ry and was rushed to the General Hospital Burra, where she was certified [email protected] by a medical doctor.