Hassan Yahya, 18, was detained by police in Jigawa State for allegedly murdering a guy at Wanzamai Village in the state’s Kafin Hausa local government area.
ASP Lawan Shiisu Adam, the command’s spokesman, revealed this in a press release to reporters.
He said the arrest came after police got a complaint that a 28-year-old guy named Mubarak was found in a pool of blood on the borders of Wanzamai village with a serious knife wound on his neck.
According to Shiisu, a team of police officers arrived at the scene, and the victim was brought to the hospital for medical treatment, where he was pronounced dead by a doctor.
According to him, one knife was discovered as an exhibit near the body.
Police spokesman said one Hassan Yahaya of the same address was arrested in connection with the murder.
The case is still under Investigation.