Three Arrested for Gang-raping 13-year-old Girl in Anambra – THISDAYLIVE


David-Chyddy Eleke in Awka

Three persons have been arrested in Anambra State by operatives of National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Person (NAPTIP) working in collaboration with vigilance operatives for raping a 13-year-old girl.

Media aide to the Commissioner for Women and Social Affair, Chidimma Ikeanyionwu, who revealed the arrest said the culprits have been handed over to the police, and would be charged to court soon.

Ikeanyionwu said: “According to the victim, the suspects were co-tenants with them but took her to Nkisi river to rape her after they had an altercation with her father.

“The victim while narrating her experience to the commissioner said she was first slapped by the boys, then dragged to Nkisi before she was ordered to remove her clothes as the suspects took turns to have carnal knowledge of her.”

THISDAY gathered that the victim hails from Ohaozara in Ebonyi State, while the culprits names were given as…

Source: Thisday Newspaper