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Police arrest 7 students over the murder of final year student



-4 suspects make confessional statements.

7 students arrested in connection to death of final year student.

Kano state police command has arrested seven students of the Government Technical College, Ungogo.

The suspects were arrested for allegedly murdering their colleague on Saturday.

Confirming the arrest o Monday, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state,  Magaji Majiya the deceased was summoned by the accused at midnight and beaten to death.

“The suspects were said to have invited the deceased around 11.30 p.m. on Saturday and allegedly killed him.

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“We are also waiting for result of the autopsy conducted on the deceased by medical authorities at Waziri Gidado Hospital in Dala Local Government Area.”

Majiya stated that investigation were being carried to discover the circumstances surrounding the killing.

He added that four of the suspects had already made confessional statements.

The deceased, Mohammed Ali, was a final year student of the college.

The case has been transferred from the Ungogo police headquarters to the state criminal investigation department (CID) for more investigation.

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Updated on  January 8, 2018 at 8:55 am