A 20 -year - old man , Abubakar Haruna , has been remanded in Katsina prison for allegedly attempting to kill his father over a misunderstanding .

The accused allegedly attacked his father , Haruna Ilele , with a stick “with the intent to kill him”.

The charges against the defendants border on criminal conspiracy , culpable homicide and belonging to gang of thieves, which the police said were contrary to sections 97 ,95 and 306 of the Penal Code .

The police First Information Report revealed that Haruna , of Makuka village in the Danmusa Local Government Area of the state , had invited Mani from Gazarwa village , who allegedly attacked his father with a stick with the intention of killing him .

The four accused persons were also alleged to have committed other crimes , including burgling of shops at Yarsanta and Leletu villages where they allegedly made away with items worth N 120 ,000 .
They also allegedly stole a bull valued at N 120 ,000 belonging to one Rabe .

The animal was said to have been returned to its owner by some repentant cattle rustlers .
Police prosecutor, Inspector Sani Ado , said on Thursday that investigation had been concluded , adding that the case file had been sent to the state Ministry of Justice for legal advice.

He , therefore, prayed the magistrate for an adjournment while the accused persons were remanded in prison .
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