It has been reported that a young boy went into an Army barrack to pluck mangoes and was tortured to death by a Soldier in the process.
The tragic incident took place at Kotoko Barracks located at Hayin Banki, Kaduna North Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The 10 year-old-boy upon being accosted by the Soldier, ran back home to his community. The Soldier then traced the boy home, took him back to the barracks and detained him.
According to the Traditional ruler of the community, the Sardauna of Hayin Banki, Malam Ibrahim Hassan Wuyo, the Soldier’s colleagues had warned their colleague to let the boy go but he stubbornly refused.
The Suspect was eventually arrested.