Troops of Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) have captured the murderer of one Mrs Dorathy Jonathan in Southern Kaduna area of Kaduna State.
Dorathy was murdered on Friday 1 September 2023 in cold blood while fetching firewood at Afana village in Zango Kataf Local Government Area of the State.
The murderer identified as Lot Dauda, however, confessed to have committed the crime alongside an accomplice (name withheld) now at large.
Dauda was arrested through a manhunt launched by troops of Operations Safe Haven who acted immediately based on credible intelligence obtained.
The murderer narrated that he approached Mrs Dorathy while working on a farmland and wanted to get intimate forcefully with the victim who put up a struggle leading to her gruesome murder.
Efforts are now ongoing to arrest the other accomplice, while the arrested suspect would be charged to court once investigation is completed.