The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Bauchi State has arrested one Abdullahi Ibrahim for allegedly killng a 17-year-old boy.
The suspect who is a 500-level veterinary medicine student of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna State was reported to have lured the secondary school teenager with his naked picture for homosexual affair.
Disclosing this to journalists on Sunday while parading the suspect at the Command’s Headquarters, the NSCDC Commandant, Bauchi State, Ilelaboye Oyejide stated that the incident happened in Misau town, Misau Local Government Area of the State.
He said: “On October 20, 2023, a lifeless body of Umar Usman was found wrapped in a white cloth and dumped in Misau bypass.
“He was quickly taken to General Hospital Misau where he was certified dead by a medical doctor. His corpse was handed over to the family for burial.
“After thorough investigations by the operatives, a suspect was arrested with the name Abdullahi Ibrahim, a 500 level student of Veterinary Medicine ABU Zaria.
“We came to realize that there was a chat between the suspect, Ibrahim and the deceased, Usman. In the communication, we saw where the suspect enticed the deceased with homosexual love when he showed him his naked picture.
“When Usman went to meet him somehow, he (deceased) was stabbed in the stomach, wrapped in white cloth, and dumped where he was found.”
He confirmed that the suspect confessed to the crime and would be charged in court for prosecution.