Bauchi state Police Command have made headway in the murder case of a popular blogger from Bauchi state whose life was brutally cut short few days to his wedding.
Abdulhakeem Bauchin Bauchi’s corpse was discovered 3 days after he was killed on March 12, 2017.
Upon investigation and subsequent arrests, it was learnt that the assassins who committed the said crime were hired by the late blogger’s ex-girlfriend who felt betrayed following his decision to marry another woman. The suspects have been paraded and arrested.
According to the PRO of the State’s police command, SP Haruna Mohammed in a statement issued yesterday Wednesday, June 28th, Police detectives successfully recovered the deceased Mercedes Benz 300 model on May 27 at Edo State and arrested two additional suspects.
The police statement reads:
“It would be recalled that on the 12/3/2017 one Abdulhakeem Bauchin Bauchi was killed by unknown persons and his decomposing body was recovered three days after.
However, on the 17/3/2017,Police detectives attached to Anti kidnapping unit of the Command arrested four suspects but the deceased vehicle was no where to be seen.
Furthermore, on the 27/6/2017 Police detectives successfully recovered the deceased Mercedes Benz 300 model at Edo State and arrested two additional suspects as follows,
1.Earnest Danladi ‘m’ aged 30 years of Pankshin LGA of Plateau State and,
2.Freedom Idom ‘m’ aged 35 years of Awen East LGA of Edo State.
Meanwhile, investigation also revealed that suspects were hired by one of the victim’s girl friend who felt betrayed following his intention to marry another woman.
Finally, efforts are being intensified to apprehend the Lady after which suspects would be charged to Court for prosecution, please.
SP Haruna Mohammed PPRO Bauchi State Police Command.
For Commissioner of Police Bauchi State Command.”