According to a report by police public relation officer kano state command, DSP Haruna kiyawa announced the arrest of one Auwalu Abdulrashid, alias Lauje.
It was gathered that the 21 years old man based at Dan marke village, Dambatta local goverment area of Kano State.
His Arrest was followed after a complained that was received from a resident of Tofa Town that his 13 year daughter, Zuwaira, was kidnapped and a ransom of One Million Naira (N1,000,000.00) was demanded and later settled at Four Hundred Thousand Naira (N400,000.00). While negotiating for the ransom, the body of the victim was discovered in an uncompleted building, slaughtered and buried in a shallow grave.
The suspect has confessed that, he singlehandedly kidnapped the victim, deceived and took her to an uncompleted building located at Tofa Town, Tofa LGA, Kano State, strangled her with her Hijab used knife to slaughtered her throat and buried her in a shallow grave, and then demanded a ransom of One Million Naira (N1,000,000.00) and later settled at Four Hundred Thousand Naira (N400,000.00).
The suspect further confessed the kidnapped of her younger brother, one Muttaka who is 3 years old, He requested for a ransom of Two Million Naira (N2,000,000.00), later settled and collected One Hundred Thousand Naira (100,000.00) and abandoned the child at Dawanau Special Primary School, Dawakin Tofa LGA, Kano State.