A 35-year-old man, Mohammed Dan Abass, has been arrested by the Niger State Police Command for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl, Ramatu Mohammed at Barkin Saleh area of Minna.
The victim was said to have lost her money and while searching, the suspect who met her crying over the loss, promised to give her the exact amount.
He was alleged to have lured her into his room, shut the door and started fingering her before raping her.
The crime, it was gathered, occurred at about 8:45p.m. on Saturday,
our source Vanguard learned that the suspect held the girl hostage, forced her to pass the night at his residence, where he raped her all night long, while her parents and relations searched for her.
Ramatu eventually came back Sunday morning, crying and narrated her experience.
Her mother, Hajara Mohammed, rushed her to the Police Clinic for treatment and also made a statement.
Consequently, the suspect was traced and eventually arrested.