One Suspect Arrested Over Killing Of Taraba Nursing Student


The Taraba state Police Command has arrested one person in connection with the murder of one Mercy Victor, a final-year student of the College of Nursing and Midwifery, Jalingo.

David Missal, spokesperson for the state police command, disclosed this to SUNDAY PUNCH saying that investigation was still ongoing.

Misal said that the outcome of the investigation would determine whether the arrested person would be prosecuted or not.

The elder sister of the deceased, Janet Victor-Madua, told the Newspaper that her family suspected a certain lady in the murder case.

She said the family had since given necessary information at their disposal to the police.

The victim was allegedly raped, stabbed and abandoned by the roadside before a passer-by took her to the hospital.

She however died last Monday night around 10pm at the Federal Medical Centre Jalingo, from the injuries she sustained during the incident

Latest in this Category