A 20-year-old man in Ningi, the headquarters of Ningi Local Government Area of the state, has been arrested by the Bauchi state Police Command for having unlawful carnal knowledge of a 16-month-old baby.
According to reports, the state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Haruna Mohammed sent out a statement which read..
“On Sunday, October 19, at about 6.00 a.m., police detectives attached to Ningi Area Command arrested one, Annas Adamu, male and 20-year-old of Stadium road, Ningi Local Government Area.The suspect had unlawful carnal knowledge of his neighbour’s daughter, a 16-month-old baby, inside his matrimonial bedroom,” the PPRO said in the statement.
He added that the scene of the crime was visited by the detectives, who rushed the victim to the General Hospital, Ningi, for medical examination, where penetration was confirmed. He, however, said that the police were investigating the matter.