Lamido Gunduma, prime suspect in the death of his pregnant girlfriend, Jamila Saidu and their unborn child has been apprehended by the Police in Bauchi State in Jamaare Local Government Area of the State.
CRIMECHANNELS gathered that the suspect conspired with his friend to abort the girlfriend’s pregnancy which resulted to her untimely death.
Confirming the incident in a statement on Friday, the Police Public Relations Officer in Bauchi State, Ahmed Mohammed Wakil, said that the suspect after discovering his girlfriend had died, disposed her dead corpse and the child’s lifeless body in a sewage tank and fled.
Wakil said, “One Saidu Iliyasu of Zubuki area Jamaare L.G.A, Bauchi came to Jamaare Divisional Headquarters and reported that his daughter, one Jamila Saidu was missing.”
“Days after a search party was organized to find the missing person, her decomposed body was discovered with a newborn child in a Sewage at one Lamido Gunduma’s (her boyfriend) house at unguwar Yari-mari Jamaare.”
“Following the development, preliminary Investigations revealed that Lamido, after getting the deceased pregnant, criminally conspired with one Ishaq Abdullahi, 34 yrs to abort the baby.”
“They fixed a canola into the arm of the deceased and administered her with dextrose water, Quinine and ostagen in order to abort her pregnancy which led into an induced labour and then the death of the mother and the child.”
“The suspect then deposited the corpses in the sewage system within his compound and fled to Kwadon in Gombe State where he was tracked and arrested.”
“He has been charged to court for prosecution accordingly and we will ensure that he faces the full wrath of the of law, “Bauchi PPRO said.