A man identified as Ahmed Abdullahi has been arrested by the police for allegedly stabbing his step mother with knife in Agyaragu area of Lafia, the capital of Nasarawa State Nigeria on Friday night
Reports from the eye witness said Mr. Ahmed burrowed the knife from their neighborhood, which he used to stab the step mom first on the leg.
While the woman was still struggling to run away, he caught up with her and used the knife to slit her throat.
Reports also said themother of the suspect ran away to safety, when children of the deceased armed themselves and wanted to avenge the death of their mother.
The Police Public Relations Officer, ASP, Ramhan Nansel l, said that the suspect has been arrested and investigation had begun.