…Threatened to slaughter her if she disclosed his identity.
Muhammed Dahiru, a 60-year-old man allegedly molested a five-year old girl in Bauchi state and threatened to slaughter her if she revealed his identity.
Ahmed Wakil, the state Public Relations Officer made this known in a statement issued on Tuesday, September 22.
He stated, “On 20th September, 2020, at about 10am, one Auwalu Isah, came to the police station and reported that on 19th September, 2020, at about 2pm, one Muhammed Dahiru, male (60) of same address, lured his five-year daughter into an uncompleted building and forcefully had carnal knowledge of her.
“The complainant disclosed they discovered the victim sustain virginal injury and was bleeding. Muhammed Dahiru, in connivance with area court, Nahuta, served the victim’s father court summon for a case of defamation of character on Saturday 19th September, 2020 at about 5pm.”
He explained that upon receipt of the complaint, a team of detectives was drafted to the scene and the victim was taken to the General Hospital, Toro, for medical care.
He said declared that the suspect has been arrested and investigation was ongoing after which suspect would be charged to court for persecution.