A 51 year-old man, described as serial rapist by the police, has been arrested in Katsina for allegedly raping five minors.
The man, Jabiru Audu of Tundun Yanlahidda Quarters, Katsina, allegedly raped the five girls whose ages ranged from four to 12 years.
The police said Audu resided in the same house with the victims and their parents.
It was also learnt that the victims’ parents, Adamu Salisu, Ibrahim Sani and Hajara Usman, jointly reported the incident at Central Police Station, Katsina
The Spokesman for the Katsina police command, SP Gambo Isah, confirmed the incident in a statement on Monday, adding that Audu had confessed to the crime.
The police spokesman said, that the suspect confessed to have lured the young girls severally and had unlawful sexual intercourse with them and Investigation is still ongoing.