Police nab runaway killer of girlfriend in Bauchi


Bauchi State Police Command said it had apprehended one Solomon Peters, the suspected killer of his girlfriend, Miss Patience Zakari in Bauchi.

Enukong had earlier reported that Solomaon took to his heels after committing the heinous crime in the early hours of Friday in the house of the deceased in Gwallameji area of Bauchi metropolis.

Police Public Relations Officer in charge of Bauchi Command, DSP Kamal Abubakar, said the suspect was arrested on Sunday in a yet to be disclosed location and is currently undergoing interrogation at the Command headquarters.

“The Bauchi state police command, after swinging into action following the killing of Miss Patience Zakari, has apprehended the suspect, whose name is Solomon Peters.

“He is now in our custody and currently undergoing interrogations by our officers.

“He will be thoroughly investigated and charged to court for culpable homicide,” said the PPRO.