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Man poisons and buries 11-year-old in Bauchi

01 September 2015, 18:57

Bauchi - A 30-year-old man has been arrested after he allegedly poisoned and buried an 11-year-old girl in his room, Punch reported.

The girl is to be the daughter of Chief Imam Bauchi Metropolis Central Mosque.

The Police Public Relations Officer, Bauchi State Command, Haruna Mohammed has stated that the reasons behind the murder is still unknown as the corpse was exhumed and taken to the hospital for a post-mortem.

Also read: Delta man survives rat poison while trying to commit suicide

The suspect was arrested by police while trying to make a get a way.

The case is under investigation as police await results from the post-mortem examination.

For more on this story visit Punch


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