One Jume Bello, a 20-year-old man from Katsina state has allegedly raped his master’s wife and two other married women in Jimkashi of Musawa local government area of the state.
In addition to raping his victims, he also allegedly robbed them of their money and phones.
SP Gambo Isah, Katsina State Police Public Relations Officer, disclosed this in a statement, explaining that Mr Jume used a knife to threaten his victims.
He said that he forced himself on his master’s wife after noticing that she was alone.
Similarly, on the second married woman raped, Mr Jume entered her compound while she was alone and asked her to follow him to the backyard where he raped her after threatening her with a knife too.
He, however, denied raping the third woman.
“On the 31/05/2022 at about 0900hrs, three (3) women, all from Jikamshi village, Musawa Local Government Area, reported at Musawa Police Division that at different time intervals, one Jume Bello, male, aged 20 years of the same address, criminally trespassed into their houses, attacked them with a knife and robbed them of their money, handset and forcefully had unlawful carnal knowledge of the victims.” The statement read in part.
The suspect, Mr Jume confessed to the commission of the offence, saying, “Yes, it is true that I had carnal knowledge of all the three married women forcefully. It is the work of the devil.”