The Katsina State Police Command has arrested nine serial rapist who raped a 14-year-old girl.
It was learnt that on November 6 at about 2:20pm, one Mu’azu Yakubu, 40, of Kwadage village, Mai’adua LGA of Katsina State reported at Mai’adua Division that at different dates and time the following persons: Ya’u Miko, 40; Ta;ade Nati, 35; Saminu Hashimu, 25; Mannir Yunusa, 35; Danladi Idi, 30; Rabi’u Abdu, 40; Burhani Malam Sanda, 30; Isiya Yunusa, 30; and Musa Haru, 60, all of Kwadage village, Mai’adua LGA of Katsina State, lured his 14-year-old daughter, Auwa Mato, of the same address and had an unlawful carnal knowledge her.
The Police Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isah, disclosed the incident in a statement.
According to Isah, in the course of investigation, suspects confessed to the commission of the offence.
He stated that the victims were taken to Comprehensive health Center Maiadua for medical examination, which showed that suspect Shafi’u Mamman and the victim Auwa Mato have tested positive to H.I.V.
The PPRO added that investigation was ongoing.