Suspected Thief Rapes 90-Year-Old Woman Into A Coma
Yobe State Police Command has arrested a man identified as Mohammed Faruk for breaking into the house of a 90-year-old woman, assaulting and raping her in the Gadaka area of the state.
It was gathered that the suspect allegedly raped the nonagenarian around 2pm on Monday.
Police noted that the victim was rushed to a hospital after the incident and a medical report confirmed that she was penetrated and the suspect’s semen was found in her private parts.
The incident saw the victim go into a come after she was raped by the suspect several times.
The 35-year-old suspect has been detained by the police and he has confessed to the crime.
The spokesperson of the command, Dungus Abdulkarim, said the suspect would be charged to court at the end of investigation.
He said, “On February 8, at about 2pm, the police at Fika divisional headquarters apprehended one Mohammed Faruk of Gadaka town, who intruded into a 90-year-old woman’s room in the same area of Gadaka and molested, assaulted and raped her.”
“Preliminary investigation showed that the culprit committed the alleged rape. Examination by a medical facility confirmed penetration and identified drips of semen believed to be the culprit’s ejaculation.”
“The case is currently under investigation and it will be transferred to the state Criminal Investigation Department for discreet investigation and subsequent prosecution.”