A 26-year-old resident of Mbulawa ward in Numan local government area of Adamawa State, Pwadimadi Zeham has been arrested by the police for allegedly raping a 4-year-old baby.
A statement by the image maker of Adamawa State police command, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje said detectives on 23 July, 2020 arrested the suspect who is a close door neighbour to the girl for taking the baby into his room and having a carnal knowledge of her.
“The mother upon noticing the unusual behavior from her little baby, closely monitored and observed a foreign sperm into her private part, hence she reported the case to the police.
“The victim is now undergoing medical screenings while the suspect has been taken into custody for investigation and prosecution.
“The commissioner of police Olugbenga Adeyanju commended members of the public especially those that keyed into fight against sexual violence against women and children and call on parents/guardians to closely monitor their wards and equally sensitise them to keep distance from people of such character.
“The command further assures all of it’s commitment to protecting lives and properties and calls on people to continue reporting to police any suspicious movement around them,” the statement said.