Senior arrested for molesting 4-year old Print
Saturday, 06 May 2017 13:50

By DAN TORIBIO

 

A senior citizen was arrested after touching the private part of a four-year-old girl in barangay Camino Nuevo last Thursday night.

Police identified the suspect as Gaudioso Cofino, 67, widow, a resident of Camino Nuevo.

Bernadette, mother of the victim, told police that her daughter was playing at the multipurpose hall when Cofino appeared and allegedly touched the lower part of the 4-year old’s body leading to her private part.

After the formal complaint was made at the Women and Children Section of the Central Police Station, police conducted a follow-up operation that resulted to the arrest of the suspect.

Cofino was detained at the Central Police Station pending the filing of charges in court. (Dan Toribio)