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Alleged Thief Attempts Suicide in Police Cell

An alleged thief, Abubakar Mustapha arraigned before a Katsina Chief Magistrates’ Court has allegedly attempted suicide in police cell.

The middle-aged man was arrested while trying to unlawfully gain access into the Dutsin-ma local government chairman’s office at the council secretariat.

Mustapha who was detained at a Dutsin-ma police station for also damaging the chairman’s official vehicle tried using a sharp nail to kill himself in detention.

Police Information Report  reveals that Mustapha whose action contravenes  Section 231 of the Penal Code is facing charges bordering on alleged disturbance of public peace under Section 113 of the Penal Code; mischief, under Section 327 of the Penal Code and belonging to unlawful society under Section 97B of the Penal Code.


Dayo Oluodo

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