Police arrest man accused of raping daughter PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 08 July 2016 13:18

A 44-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly raped his 13-year daughter inside their house at Sitio Buenagatas,  Boalan the other day.

Chief Insp. ArlanDelumpines, Divisoria Police Station chief, identified the suspect as Ernesto Santos y De Leon.

De Leon was arrested during a follow-up operation conducted by men of the Divisoria police station.

Initial investigation disclosed that Santos arrived home drunk and called his daughter to his bedroom. He told her to massage his back.

However while doing the massage, Santos allegedly abused his daughter sexually and threatened her not to report the incident to other members of the family.

The incident was heard by the victim’s aunt who is Santos’ sister.

The aunt first reported the incident to her mother who  is the girl’s grandmother.

Police said that after the incident was confirmed by the victim herself, they conducted a follow-up operation that resulted in the arrest of De Leon. — Dan Toribio