The Police have confirmed the arrest of one Isa Ibrahim, 55, and two others for gang-raping a 13-year-old girl in Adamawa.
Sulaiman Nguroje, Adamawa Police command spokesman, made the confirmation to NAN on Wednesday in Yola.
Nguroje said the suspects, Ibrahim, Muhammed Abubakar, 45, and Ahmed Suleiman, 22, were residents of Ganye town.
The suspects committed the offence sometime in September 2019 and went into hiding.
Nguroje noted that the victim was taken to Adamawa Hope Centre at the Yola Specialists Hospital, where rape cases were being treated.
“The victim was diagnosed and confirmed to be pregnant. She is receiving medical attention.
“The suspects are currently undergoing investigation at the state Police Command.
“And soon the investigation is completed, they will be charged to court for appropriate action,” Nguroje said.