BY HUSSAINI MOHAMMED, DAMATURU.
Yobe State Police Command has apprehended four suspects in connection with the death of Balkisu Ali who died at the Government lodge, Damaturu, Yobe state capital.
In a Press statement signed and issues by Police Public Relations Officer PPRO,
Yobe State Police Command Headquarters, ASP. Dungus Abdulkareem, stated that, the case has been under investigation at the State CID Damaturu.
According to the statement, an Autopsy was conducted on the corpse at the University Teaching Hospital, Damaturu, to unravel the actual cause of death. In this regard, the Post-Mortem Examination has revealed that the deceased died as a result of Cardio-Respiratory Failure resulting from excessive use of Drugs (or Drug overdose)
He added that, With the conclusion of investigation, suspects will soon be arraigned in court for charges, other than Homicide, including Criminal Conspiracy, Procurement and Adultery.
Police Commissioner call on all and sundry to desist from peddling unfounded rumors that could be detrimental to the interest of the deceased family and the general security in the State.
He assures the good people of Yobe State of ensuring public safety and security, while soliciting for their cooperation and support, as always.