Woman Arrested For Allegedly Stabbing Husband To Death In Katsina

Channels Television  
Updated January 27, 2020
The suspect, Rabi Shamsuddeen


A woman identified as Rabi Shamsuddeen has been arrested by the police in Katsina for allegedly stabbing her husband to death.

The 19-year-old suspect from Tasha village in Malumfashi Local Government Area of Katsina State was said to have killed her husband, Shamsuddeen Salisu, with a knife during a heated argument.

The deceased was rushed to the Malumfashi General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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When contacted by Channels Television, the Police spokesman, SP Gambo Isah confirmed the incident adding that the suspect has been arrested and an investigation is currently ongoing.