An 80-year-old man, Mohammed Bara’u has been arrested by the yobe state police command for defiling a young girl.
According to reports, the octogenarian who is a wood seller had made several attempts to get down with the young girl who is reportedly an orphan, but all proved abortive until his last move.
Bara’u on many occasions had tried to tempt the young child with chocolate but didn’t work out until he finally deceived her by requesting that she should help him with something from his room.
The girl who is a resident of Lawan Fannami ward in Gashu’a community ignorantly entered Mohammed’s room, he immediately jammed the door and defiled her.
Further reports revealed that the girl had lost her parents a few years ago to an undisclosed incident.
However, the culprit has confessed to defiling the girl following his arrest after residents alerted the police at Bade Local Government Area. He will, however, be transferred to CID office in Damaturu on Friday, June 19, Naija News understands.