The Bauchi state command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Bauchi State has arrested a 500-level student of Veterinary Medicine at the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna State, Abdullahi Ibrahim, for allegedly killing a 17-year-old boy.
The student reportedly lured the teenage secondary student with his naked picture and enticed him to meet him for homosexual activity.
NSCDC Commandant in Bauchi State, Ilelaboye Oyejide said the incident happened at Misau town, Misau Local Government Area of the state. Umar Usman was reportedly found wrapped in a cloth and dumped at the Misau bypass.
“On October 20, 2023, the lifeless body of Umar Usman was found wrapped in a white cloth and dumped in the Misau bypass.
“He was quickly taken to General Hospital Misau where he was certified dead by a medical doctor. His corpse was handed over to the family for burial.
“After thorough investigations by the operatives, a suspect, Abdullahi Ibrahim, a 500-level student of Veterinary Medicine ABU Zaria, was arrested.
“We realised that there was a chat between the suspect, Ibrahim and the deceased, Usman. In the communication, we saw where the suspect enticed the deceased with homosexual love and he showed him his naked picture.
“When Usman went to meet him somehow, he (deceased) was stabbed in the stomach and wrapped in white cloth and dumped where he was found.”
It was further gathered that during the investigation, the suspect confessed to the crime.