A 25-year old man identified as Auwalu Abdullahi, was on Sunday, January 4, 2015 arrested by police officials attached to the Toro division for allegedly defiling an 8-year old girl in Bauchi state.
According to a Punch report, the Police Public Relations Officer of the Bauchi State Police Command, DSP Haruna Mohammed said the suspect is a resident of Tilden Fulani in the Toro Local Government Area of the state.
Mohammed said, “The suspect lured an eight-year old girl, who happened to be the daughter of his neighbor, into an uncompleted building.
“He subsequently had an unlawful carnal knowledge of her.
“Scene of crime was visited and victim rushed to the hospital for medical examination where penetration was confirmed. The suspect has been arrested.”
Giving additional account of other achievements, the PPRO disclosed that of the police team had also arrested two suspected car thieves.
Furthermore, he added that the Special Anti-Robbery Squad also arrested a suspected car vandal on Monday, January 5, 2015 on Wunti Street, of the state.
He said, “Preliminary investigation revealed that suspects specialised in stealing vehicles.
“They have confessed to stealing many vehicles, especially Honda, with master keys.”