5-year old mauled by aunt Print
Friday, 27 October 2017 16:52

A five-year old girl was brought to a hospital in Siocon municipality after reportedly being beaten by her aunt last Wednesday afternoon.

A Police Regional Office-9 report said that the girl is a resident of Barangay Manaol, Siocon, Zamboanga del Norte.

The suspect was identified as Dadang Ebarle, of legal age and a resident of the same place.

The girl reportedly told authorities that her aunt maltreated her everytine the latter got drunk.

The girl suffered injuries and was brought to the Siocon Rural Health Unit for medical examination.

The suspect was brought to the Siocon Municipal Police Station for filing of Child Abuse charges.  (Liza Jocson)