Adamawa State Police Command has arrested a 39-year-old man identified as Obiora Patrick, for allegedly raping his nine-year-old step-daughter in Jimeta, Yola North local government area of the state.
The police spokesperson, Sulaiman Nguroje said on Tuesday that the suspect has made confessional statements and the victim is undergoing medical check up.
“The command, on the 20/7/2020, arrested one Obora Patrick, a 39-year-old resident of No.46 hospital road, Jimeta, Yola North, for molesting his 9-year-old step daughter.
“The command calls on members of the general public to key into fight against sexual assault against women and children and caution parents/guardians to closely monitor their wards.
“The command further assures all of its commitment to protect lives and property and calls on the people to continue reporting to police any suspicious movement around them,” Nguroje said.
KanyiDaily had also reported how eight men gang-rαped 33-year-old lady after being deceived and set up by her friend in Adamawa state.