Phone snatcher kills nursing student in Zaria

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A suspected phone snatcher has stabbed to death a nursing student while attempting to snatch the mobile phone of the deceased.

The deceased, identified as Fauziya Bello (19) who hailed from Niger State, was said to be a first year student of the City College of Science and Technology, Zaria, before her murder.


It was gathered that the incident occurred on Friday night at Madaci area of Zaria City while the deceased was on her way home alongside a colleague around 09:00pm after she collected her iPad from a charging kiosk. The suspect was said to have stabbed the deceased while struggling with her for the iPad. She was eventually confirmed dead after she was taken to the hospital.

The DPO of Dan Magaji, Daniel Moses Pam, confirmed the incident but that no arrest had been made yet and that investigation was ongoing.


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