Man kills wife, 3 others

Man kills wife, 3 others
August 22 01:36 2016

The Sokoto State Police Command
on Sunday confirmed the alleged
 murder of a 43-year-old woman,
Yemisi Adio, by her husband,
Taiwo Adio.

This is contained in a statement
signed by the spokesman of the
command, El-mustapha Sani, and
made available to the News
Agency of Nigeria in Sokoto on
Sunday.
Sani said that the incident
took place on Saturday at the old
 Airport Area of Sokoto city.

He said that the suspect had used
the same pestle with which he
killed his wife, to kill three other
persons.
The victims, according to him,
were: Rachael Adewole, 42,
Dennis Adewole,10, and Esther
Badelu, 14, all of the same
address.

The police spokesman further said
that the pestle had been recovered
as an exhibit, while the case was
being investigated by the
command’s Criminal Investigation
Department.
”All the corpses had been
deposited at the morgue of the
Usmanu Danfodiyo University
Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, for
post mortem,” he added.

(NAN)