Abuja - The Timdore community of Adamawa State have been thrown into a state of regret and confusion after news surfaced that a 4-year-old had been raped to death by a 25-year-old man in the area.
According to a Vanguard report, the alleged rapist is said to have visited his victim's house over the weekend and played with her as he usually does.
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Matters took a turn for the worse, however, when villagers in the vicinity returned home to find the little girl's lifeless body.
While confirming the incident, DSP Othman Abubakar, PR Officer for the police, claimed that the suspect, Nenekenso, is currently in the custody of the Criminal Investigation Department of the command.
The Daily Trust has reported that the mother had once caught the assailant inserting his fingers into her daughter's vagina but gave the man a mere warning following the offence.
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