Just In: Police arrest woman for poisoning step daughter in Katsina
The Katsina State Police Command have succeeded in arresting one Aisha Abubakar and residing in Sabuwar Unguwa Quarters, Rimi LGA of Katsina State for killing her step daughter with poison.
This is contained in a statement issued to the press by the police public relations officer (PPRO), SP Gambo Isah.
Below is the press release:
On 28/11/2019 the Command arrested one Aisha Abubakar, f, aged 38yrs of Sabuwar Unguwa Quarters, Rimi LGA of Katsina state who killed her step daughter, one Aisha Abubakar, f, aged 4yrs of the same address, kept under her care, through administering of poisonous food.
Victim was rushed to the hospital and later confirmed dead by the attending physician.
In the course of investigation suspect confessed to the commission of the crime.
Her motive been of a long standing hatred she has for the mother of the victim. Investigation is ongoing.