The Kano State Police Command on Monday said it nabbed a 20 – year- old man , Bashir Yahaya , of Kabuga quarters , for stabbing a nurse, Aisha Kabir , in the neck .
The 20 – year- old nurse had allegedly resisted his attempt to rape her .
The incident happened in a clinic at Tal ’ udu quarters , in the Gwale Local Government Area of the state , where the nurse worked.
The spokesman for the Kano State Police Command , DSP Abdullahi Haruna , confirmed the incident .
He said , “ On May 12 , 2019 , around 7 pm , the police received a report that a lady was stabbed in a clinic at Tal ’ udu quarters , in the Gwale Local Government Area of Kano State .
“ The police promptly rushed to the scene and conveyed the victim , Aisha Kabir , who had cuts on her neck, to the Murtala Muhammed Specialist Hospital , Kano.
“ The suspect , Bashir Yahaya , was arrested at the scene of the crime and the exhibit of a knife with bloodstain was recovered from him .
“ Upon interrogation , the suspect confessed to have attempted to rape Aisha , adding that she resisted.
“ Investigation is in progress and when completed , the suspect would be charged to court . ’’