How phone snatcher stabbed woman to death in Nasarawa

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How phone snatcher stabbed woman to death in Nasarawa

A woman has been stabbed to death in Mararaba, Karu LGA of Nasarawa State by a thief as she struggled to save her phone from being snatched.

A witness, Sunday Ruth, said that the incident happened on Tuesday around 8 pm, according to Daily Trust’s report.

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She said, “The lady alighted from a Keke NAPEP and was trekking. The man attacked her from behind and snatched the phone she was holding. I was watching from a distance. While she was struggling with him, he brought out a knife and stabbed her repeatedly and ran away.

“I raised alarm. We chased the guy but couldn’t catch him. She was rushed to the hospital where she was confirmed dead. I learnt the case has been reported to the police.”

However, the police in the area declined to comment on the incident.