The long arm of the law has caught up with an 18-year-old teenager identified as Mustapha Jibrin who allegedly raped an 11-year-old girl in the Kankara Local Government Area of the state.
The arrest of the suspect was confirmed by the spokesperson of the command, DSP Gambo Isah who said that the suspect seriously injured the victim who is currently receiving medical treatment.
According to DSP Isah, in the course of investigation the arrested suspect confessed to have forcefully had unlawful sexual intercourse with the girl.
“One Mustapha Jibrin, ‘M’, aged 18yrs of Kan-Tudu village, Kankara, was arrested in connection with a rape of an eleven years, old girl, (name withheld). In the course of investigation the suspect confessed to have forcefully had unlawful sexual intercourse with the girl. Victim was seriously wounded on her private part and was taken to General hospital, Katsina for treatment.” Isah stated.