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Angry woman arrested for pouring hot water on her neighbor’s breasts

By Mason White 10:13 AM September 22, 2014
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By: Anika Rao
A young woman was arrested on charges of assault after allegedly pouring hot water on her neighbor’s breasts, police in Nigeria said.

Kaduna State Police said that they arrested 25-year-old Amina Muhktar, after being accused of burning Asiya Sanusi.

The incident began when the victim went over to the suspect’s courtyard to get water. When Muhktar saw the woman on her property she became angry and poured hot water over her body.

She suffered burns to her breasts and arms.

While the victim was recovering from her injuries at a hospital, her husband, Sanusi Sa’adu, filed a complaint with the police, who arrested the suspect.

The suspect was brought before the Kaduna State Magistrate’s Court where she was remanded into custody.