A mentally deranged man has reportedly stabbed people in their homes, which has led to the death of another man and injuries to three others in Jigawa State.

According to reports, the incident happened on Saturday, September 24, 2016, at Taraya village in the Jahun Local Government Area of the state.

Adamu Sani, a resident of the community reported that the attack took place around 1 AM on the day leaving all sort of injuries on the bodies of the victims.

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The secretary of the local government, Alhaji Mohammed Harbo said the first victim, Adamu Jibrin, who died from his injuries, was stabbed on the nape.

Other victims were stabbed in the stomach, shoulder and rib. They are being admitted at the General Hospital, Jahun for medical attention.

Abdul Jinjiri, the spokesperson to the Jigawa State Police Command has revealed that law officers are currently on the trail of the suspected lunatic who poses danger to everyone living in the community.