Fleeing phone snatcher dies in hospital after being HIT by car


KANO STATE – A suspected thief was knocked down by a car while fleeing after snatching a phone from a woman in Kano has died.

As It Happened

The man was knocked down while crossing the popular Zoo Road after snatching a phone from a woman on Sunday evening, January 14, 2024.

Spokesman of the Kano State Police Command, SP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, said the man was rushed to a hospital with a broken spine and a cracked head.

The PPRO, who confirmed the development in a statement said the man died on Tuesday, January 16 at Murtala Hospital where he was receiving medical treatment.

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