Crime: A 20 year-old farmer allegedly raped 50 year-old housewife in Danmusa
A 20-year-old farmer, Hassan Sule, has also been remanded in prison custody on the orders of the magistrate court for criminal trespass, intimidation and rape.
Sule, according to the police, on April 26, ‘criminally trespassed’ into the house of one Salamatu Alhaji Adamu, 50 at Dantakum village in the Dan Musa Local Government Area of the state and forcefully had sexual intercourse with her after threatening to kill her with a cutlass.
Salamatu’s husband, Alhaji Adamu reported the incident at Dan Musa police station, leading to Sule’s arrest.
Meanwhile, a 65-year-old man, Lawal Angala, and his son, Isah, 19 have been remanded in prison custody for allegedly raping their neighbour’s nine-year-old daughter.
Hajiya Fadile Dikko, who presided at a Katsina senior magistrates’ court where the accused persons were arraigned for the offence on Monday, directed that they be remanded in the prison custody till June 14, 2018 when their case would come up for mention.
The police had told the court that the accused persons, who resided at Safana town in Kastina State, committed the offence on May 2.