The Bauchi State Police command has begun investigating the case of a 42-year-old man, Mr James Dantayi for allegedly raping a nine-year-old pupil of Jibril Aminu Primary School, Bauchi where he is an assistant headmaster.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Deputy Superintendent of Police, DSP, Haruna Mohammed confirmed the incident yesterday in Bauchi when the police received the complaint of a rape incident in the school. The Police visited the school and got the suspect arrested.
The victim was a pupil of primary three.
The victim was raped by the assistant headmaster after school hours.
“When the girl got home, her parents became suspicious of their daughter’s disposition and decided to investigate it.
“After interrogation, they discovered that she was raped by the assistant headmaster.” a source revealed
After arrests were made, the victim was then taken to the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital Bauchi for medical examination.