The Bauchi State Police Command has arrested a 59-year-old man for allegedly raping a 1 and half-year-old baby girl in Yelwan Kagadama Community a suburb of the Bauchi metropolis.
This is contained in a statement issued to reporters in Bauchi by the Command’s Public Relations Officer SP Ahmed Mohammed Wakil on Sunday in Bauchi.
He said, “On 09/08/2022 at about 1900hrs, one Nenkat Danladi ‘f’ aged 31yrs of Yelwan Kagadama lodged a complaint in Yelwa police station that on 06/08/2022 at about 1130hrs she met one Alhamdu Yusuf ‘m’ aged 59yrs of same address on her bed with her daughter one Blessing (not real name) ‘f’ aged 1½yrs of the same address.
“After about 30minute the nominal complainant discovered that the private part of her daughter is oozing blood, on the recipe of the complaint a team of DCB personnel led by DPO Yelwa rushed the victim to ATBU Teaching Hospital Bauchi for medical examination. The suspect was arrested and an investigation commence in earnest.”
Wakil assured that the command will remain fierce, tireless and relentless in committing itself toward the safety and security of lives and property of the citizens of the state.