By Ismail Auwal
Bauchi State Police Command has arrested one of their men for allegedly stabbing two members of the Yelwa Security Committee to death.
Police Constable (PC) Lukman Madaki, the suspect, used a Jackknife to murder Abdulmalik Mohammed and Nazifi Mohammed.
According to a press release signed by the state police command’s spokesperson, SP Ahmed Wakili, Abdulmalik Mohammed was 22 years old from Sabon Gida, and Nazifi Mohammed was 22 years old from Sabon Gida, Yelwa.
“On 24/03/2022 at about 2230hrs, a Patrol team attached to E’ Division while on visibility patrol around a black spot at Rafin Zurfi, Yelwa, arrested PC Lukman Madaki with F/no. 519342, 29yrs of Toro Division attached to Sports Office, Bauchi State Police Command Headquarters.
“In a bid to resist arrest, PC Lukman employed the use of Jackknife, stabbed and injured the members of the Peace and Security committee attached to the patrol team,” the statement explained.