The Picture Is That Of The Suspect,Who has not be Confirmed Guilty Pending Conclusion Of Investigation
The Adamawa State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of one Aisha Muhammed, an 18-year old resident of Wuro Patuji Village, Mubi South Local Government Area, for torturing and maltreating her 5-year old stepdaughter.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Suleiman Nguroje, in a press statement, said that the suspect took advantage of the baby, following the divorce of her mother, that brought her under the care and custody of her stepmother.
The suspect being the second wife to the victim’s father, committed the offence by using a hot iron, tortured and inflicted injury on the private part of the baby, on the account that she wet her bed with urine.
The step mother was arrested by the Police following report received from Aisha Abdullahi, mother of the victim, and Barrister Khadija Nasir, a female Lawyer.
The Commissioner of Police, CP Aliyu Adamu Alhaji, has commended the Federation of International Women Lawyers, FIDA, and the Police for exposing and making it impossible for criminals to escape justice.
The CP has directed that investigations be conducted, as the victim is under medical treatment.