The Police Command in Adamawa State has apprehended a 47-year-old married father of six for allegedly sexuallly assaulting a 9-year-old girl.
The suspect identifid as Alphonsus Peter, a resident of Demsawo,Yola Noth, was nabbed on Monday, March 29.
DSP Suleiman Yahaya Nguroje, spokesperson of the command, who stated this in a statement on Tuesday, said the suspect took advantage of the absence of his neighbour and lured their daughter into his room where he sexually assaulted her.
“Luckily her cry attracted the attention of a Good Samaritan which resulted to his arrest by the Police attached to Doubeli Division. Investigations so far revealed that the suspect is a father of six and a neighbor to the victim’s parent.”
The Commissioner of Police, CP Aliyu Adamu Alhaji, while commending DPO Doubeli and the Good Samaritans for exposing and making it impossible for criminal of such to escape arrest , equally directs further investigations into the case.