A 30-year-old man identified as Usman Inusa was arrested by the Adamawa State police command on November 9, over allegations of defiling a 5-year-old girl in Dikon Nasarawo, Mayo Belwa Local Government Area of the state.
The father of the victim, Adamu Ahmed, had visited the police station to report the case. Acting on the report, the state Commissioner of Police CP Afolabi Babatola, ordered an investigation into the incident.
The state detectives swung into action and eventually arrested the suspect who is said to be a close family member. Investigation further reveals that the suspect is an alleged known thief of Domestic animals in Nasawo Dikon
The suspect is now in police custody and will soon be arraigned in court.