The Katsina State Police Command has apprehended a 20-year-old robbery suspect who raped three women, including the wife of his master, at knifepoint in the Musawa Local Government Area of the state.
In a statement released on Thursday, June 9, the command’s spokesperson stated that the suspect, Jume Bello, invaded the victims’ residences on multiple times, raped them, and stole their property.
“On May 31, 2022, at approximately 0900 hours, three (3) women, all from Jikamshi village, Musawa LGA, reported at Musawa Division that at different times, one Jume Bello, ‘M’, aged 20yrs of the same address, criminally trespassed into their homes, attacked them with a knife, robbed them of their money and mobile phones, and forcibly had unlawful carnal knowledge of the victims,” the PPRO stated.
“During the inquiry, the culprit was apprehended and confessed to committing the crime. The investigation continues “he stated.
The suspect confesses to robbing and raping the wife of his boss, a water vendor, in an interview with journalists.
“I also seized a portion of her and the other women’s money. I employed a knife to frighten them. I had sexual relations with one of them in the backyard while the other women were on their wedding bed “he added.