Two suspected rapists are in the police net in Nasarawa State for allegedly having unlawful carnal knowledge on a 15-year-old girl.
The suspects were said to have taken advantage of the victim who is deaf to commit their illicit act.
DSP Ramhan Nansel, the state Police Public Relations Officer, in a statement, explained that a complaint was lodged at the Obi division that one Aminu Hashimu, 24, and Lukman Dogara, 18, both males of Owolosho Street, Obi Local Government Area, Nasarawa State, criminally conspired and raped a teenager of 15 years on March 2, 2023.
According to the statement, “Upon receipt of the report, investigation and manhunt were launched by police operatives attached to Obi division for the suspects.”
He assured that preliminary investigation revealed that the suspects lured the victim who had hearing impairment to their residence on Okpe Street, Obi, and had unlawful carnal knowledge of her.
The PPRO further explained that after the crime, the victim was immediately taken to a hospital for medical examination.
Maiyaki Baba, the state Commissioner of Police, according to the statement, had ordered a comprehensive investigation into the case.