Gunmen suspected to be assassins have killed a husband and wife in Malam Madori Local Government Area of Jigawa State.
The couple identified as Alhaji Musa and Hajiya Adama, were shot dead by the assailants at about 2:30 a.m on Saturday, November 13.
Spokesperson of the State Police Command, ASP Lawan Shiisu, who confirmed the incident said the hoodlums stormed the residence of the deceased in Kebberi village and shot them dead.
The PPRO added that the suspects did not steal or take anything from the residence of the victim, who was the Manager of Three Brothers Rice Mill in Hadejia.
“On Nov. 13, at about 0230hrs, unknown hoodlums stormed and trespassed into the house of one Alhaji Musa, Manager, Three Brothers Rice Mill, shot him and his wife Hajiya Adama all of Kebberi village in Malammadori LGA,” Shiisu stated.
He that two handset packages were recovered as exhibits from the scene and five suspects are being interrogated.
Shiisu added that efforts were on to arrest the fleeing culprits and bring them to book.