Man rapes 5-month-old baby girl, is arrested PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 06 December 2015 14:47


A 39-year-old jobless man was arrested for allegedly molesting the five-month-old daughter of his common-law wife in Zone 1, Culianan the other day.

Arrested was Rolly Tapic y Desaka.

Initial investigation disclosed that Tapic’s common-law wife Evangeline Fernandez was changing the diaper of her daughter around 10 p.m. last Tuesday, when she noticed something unusual on the latter’s genital

Immediately Evangeline brought the baby to the Zamboanga City Medical Center for medical check-up and the doctor’s finding showed positive laceration fresh incomplete at 1 o’ clock with positive perihymenal erythema.

The incident was reported to the Culianan Police Station.

Around 3:40 p.m. the following day, policemen led by Sr. Insp. Elmer Solon arrested Tapic after Evangeline pointed at him as the alleged culprit.

Tapic was detained at the police station then later taken to the City Prosecutor Office for inquest proceeding. – Dan Toribio Jr.