A man suspected to be of unsound mind, armed with matchete entered into Jafi Primary School, Kwaya Kusar town and hacked two male pupils to death.
DSP Victor Isuku, ANIPR, PPRO Borno state command who disclosed this in a statement also identified the suspect as one Gaji Adamu ‘male’ of lube village of kwaya kusar LGA.
The police added that a teacher and a female pupil were wounded in the attack.
As a result of the attack, the police said, irate youths mobbed the suspect, who is now unconscious and admitted in hospital under protective custody.
The corpses of those killed and bodies of the injured have been evacuated to Gombe general hospital.
Meanwhile, the statement added, the commissioner of police, CP Damian A. Chukwu has directed the Divisional police officer of Kwaya kusar Division to transfer the suspect to The State Criminal investigation and intelligence department (CIID) for a discreet investigation as well as to determine the mental state of the suspect.