Man Arrested For Killing Neighbour Over Claims He Attempted Poisoning Him
The Bunkpurugu Yunyoo District Command in the North East Region has arrested one Njuagma Boto for killing a farmer at Nabaal, village near the Yunyoo with a spear. The deceased farmer, Dubik Gnala, aged 45, was found on the Monday morning in his room at at Nabaal village near Yunyoo and at about 5 am, the Bunkpurugu Yunyoo
District Command received a report from the Assembly Member for Gbankpurugu Electoral Area, Hon. Francis Ntoriseb, who reported that Njuagma Boto had accused the deceased farmer of attempting to poison him. He thus entered the deceased farmer’s room at night and stabbed him to death with a spear. The Bunkpurugu
Yunyoo District Commander, Supt. Mr. Emmanuel Yao Gadikor led a team of Policemen to scene and found the deceased farmer, lying in a supine position in a pool of blood in his room. Inspection at the scene revealed a fresh wound on the deceased’s chest. A spear stained with blood and believed to have been used in stabbing
the deceased was also found lying beside the deceased and was retrieved for investigation too. The body of the deceased has also been conveyed to the Bindi Hospital mortuary, where a postmortem was performed on his body by the medical officer, Dr. Emmanuel Yormesah. Medical team gave cause of death as Haemorrhagic
shock and hermopheumothorax. The body of deceased farmer was also subsequently released to the family for burial. The Police, assisted by the community members, arrested the suspect, Njuagma Boto, and he has since been taken to Bunkpurugu command for investigation and will be arraigned after investigation. The Regional
Police Command is grateful to the youth and the people of the Gbankpurugu Electoral Area for their support in arresting the suspect, North East Regional Police PRO, ASP Robert Anabiik Angmain said.