The man who allegedly raped a 3-month-old baby in Adogi Village in Nasarawa state, has finnaly been arrested by officers of The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC in the state.
The NSCDC announced the arrest on its social media page, and stated that the man was arrested after thorough investigations by its personnel.
“After a thorough intelligence gathering and investigation, the Nasarawa State Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps arrested a man Tuesday accused of raping a three-month-old baby in Adogi Village of Nasarawa State” the security outfit tweeted
The news on the rape incident made the rounds a week ago, and it was reported that the culprit was on the run.
According to the mother of the victim, Maimuna Adam, she slept with her windows open to allow fresh air into her apartment. Later in the night, she woke up and found out that her baby who was supposed to be sleeping by her side, was missing.
She raised alarm and her neighbors went in search of her baby. They later found her baby inside an uncompleted building, with her pants ripped from her body and bloodstains around her vagina.
The victim was taken to the Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) where she received surgical treatment.