An 18-year-old young man has been apprehended by the Adamawa Police Command for allegedly raping a 2-year-old girl in Jimeta, Yola.
This was disclosed to the press by DSP Sulaiman Nguroje, the Command’s Spokesman on Wednesday in Yola.
According to Nguroje, the suspect who’s name was withheld lives in Jambutu Aso Rock in Yola North Local Government Area.
Furthermore, he stated that the alleged offence was committed on the 28th of July by the suspect and he was apprehended by detectives of the Karewa Division in Yola North Local Government Area.
According to Nguroje “The suspect, whose shop is next to that of the victim’s mother, took the victim to a Bekaji Primary School, Jimeta, on the pretext of being a good neighbour and (allegedly) raped her.
“The mother, who noticed the swollen private part of her baby immediately reported to the police and the suspect was arrested.
“The victim is now undergoing medical treatment while the suspect is taken into custody for further investigation and prosecution.”
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