The Nigeria Police Command in Kano State arrested a 20-year-old boy who is identify as Bashir Yahaya.
For allegedly inflicting injury and attempting to rape a 20 year-old Girl identify as Aisha Kabir
DSP Abdullahi Haruna, the Command’s Public Relations’ Officer (PPRO) disclosed this in a statement in Kano on Monday
The Command Puplic Relations said the incident happened on May 12, at about 7 p.m.
He received a distress call from a private clinic in Tal’udu Quarters in Kano.
He said the suspect allegedly attempted to rape his victim “said to be a staff at the said clinic but she resisted and in the process of struggling, he injured her neck with a knife.
“The struggle attracted the attention of one Zayyanu Abdulhamid, who was also injured while trying to rescue the victim from her assailant, ” he said.
Police operatives immediately rushed to the scene and arrested suspect and rushed the victims to Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital Kano for treatment.
He said the suspect has confessed committing the crime after proper investigation adding that a blood- stained knife was recovered from him.
He would be charged to court at the end of investigations.(NAN)