Police arrest man for abducting, drugging, raping housewife in Katsina
The Katsina state police command has arrested Surajo Dauda, 30, for abducting, drugging and locking up a teenage housewife in the state.
Command spokesman, SP Gambo Isa, told newsmen Friday afternoon that Surajo was suspected to have abducted Jamila Auwal, 18, after expressing love advances to her though he knew she was married.
They’re both residents of Tandama village in Bakori local government area. Gambo said the suspect has confessed to drugging the victim before he took her away and locked her in a room for five months.
He has also confessed to have raped her daily for the five months she has been in his custody.
“On 17/06/2021 at about 14:30hrs, the Command succeeded in arresting one Surajo Dauda, ‘M’, aged 30yrs of Rijiyar Basai village, Danja LGA of Katsina state, suspected to have drugged and abducted, a housewife, one Jamila Auwal, aged 18yrs of Tandama village, Danja LGA of the state.
“In the course of investigation, suspect confessed to have abducted and locked up the victim for five months in a room.
“He further confessed to have raped the victim daily. Investigation is ongoing.”