Uncle accused of raping four-year-old niece PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 30 August 2017 16:53

By DAN TORIBIO

A 4-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her uncle in barangay Sibulao on Monday morning.

The suspect was identified as Expedito Manuel Esteban, Jr., younger brother of the victim’s father.

The victim’s mother told the police that at around 11:30 a.m., her daughter arrived home coming from the suspect’s house crying.

Police said that the mother kept on asking why she was crying but the girl did not answer.

Then the girl asked her mother to assist her to go to their comfort room. While her mother was cleaning her, she complained that her vagina was painful.

At this point, the girl told her mother that it was Esteban who brought her in his house and laid her on the bed, removed her short pants then started inserted his finger into her private part.

The incident was reported to the Vitali Police Station that resulted to the arrest of the suspect.

The suspect is now detained pending the filing of charges in court. – Dan Toribio