A 20 years old man, Adamu Abdul Ra’uf, has been nabbed by the police for allegedly removing the private part of a 6-year-old girl in Jama’are Local Government Area of Bauchi State.
The State’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Ahmed Mohammed Wakil, made the disclosure in a statement on Monday.
The police said that, “On interrogation, the suspect freely confessed to have conspired with one Abdulkadir Wada Haladu of Chikamidari area of Jama’are to perpetrate the crime.”
Abdulkadir, the police further stated, was currently at large but efforts have been intensified to arrest him.
Investigation is still ongoing, the statement added.
Meanwhile, Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, has condemned the criminal act. He also made a cash deposit of N1 million for the commencement of her treatment.
The state Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Abdulrazaq Nuhu Zaki announced the governor’s deposit when he led a delegation to sympathise with the family of the victim in Jamaare.