Bauchi State Police Command has arrested a 59-year-old Alhamdu Yusuf, for raping his neighbour’s 18-month-old daughter, in Yelwan Kagadama area of the state.
According to reports, the suspect was arrested after the victim’s mother, Nenkat Danladi, reported the case to Yelwa police station, on August 9, 2022.
In a statement issued on Saturday, August 13, the command’s spokesperson, SP Ahmed Wakil, said Danladi reported on August 6 that she met the suspect on her bed with the victim.
“After about 30 minutes the nominal complainant discovered that the private part of her daughter is oozing blood on the recipe of the complaint a team DCB personnel led by Divisional Police Officer (DPO) Yelwa rushed the victim to Abubakar Tafawa Balewa (ATBU) Teaching Hospital, Bauchi for medical examination.
“The suspect was arrested and an investigation commence in earnest,” he said.