Rapist of a young girl nabbed by the police Print
Tuesday, 26 September 2017 17:04

A 40 years old man was arrested by the police after he allegedly raped a 6-year old girl in Itutalde Drive, Villa, Sta. Maria last Sunday night.

Police identified the suspect as Jojie Garcia y Banay, married of Kayalaan, Tumaga, this city.

Garcia was apprehended during a follow-up operation conducted operatives of the Sta. Maria Police Station.

Initial investigation showed that the girl asked permission from her mother to go to a nearby internet café.

Few hours later, the girl returned home crying as her private part was continuously  bleeding.

When confronted by her mother the girl confided to her that she was raped by an unidentified man.

At this point, the mother and daughter immediately went to the Sta. Maria Police Station to lodge a formal complaint.

During the investigation conducted by the police, the victim was able to identify Garcia through a picture that was presented to her as the man who sexually molested her.

The suspected rapist is now detained at the Sta. Maria Police Station as the police have readies rape charges against him in the City Fiscal’s Office. – Dan Toribio