Headmaster arrested for allegedly raping 13 year-old girl in Katsina
A 45-year-old headmaster in one of the primary schools in currently in police detention as a suspected rapists, Katsina Post learned.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Gambo Isah disclosed this in a press briefing held at the command headquarters in Katsina.
“On 22nd November at about 1800 hours, one Abdulhadi Abubakar of Dan Tsauni village of Batagarawa Local Government Area of the state reported at the Katsina Central Police Station that his daughter aged 13 years left home to Katsina Metropolis for hawking,” he said.
“While at Shakka quarters in the city, one Usman Lawal aged 45 years of the same address criminally deceived and lured her into his house in disguise to buy all the items she was hawking as a result of which he forced her to his sitting room where he had unlawful carnal knowledge of the little girl.
“The victim stated exactly all what had transpired and we have taken her to the hospital for treatment which we are waiting for medical examination report. Investigation is ongoing into the case. Suspects will be charged to court after investigation is completed,” Isah said.