Police capture another couple for making deplorable damage little girl
The Police Command in Enugu State has captured another couple for supposedly causing heinous body hurt on a 12-year-old little girl in Enugu.
The Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, said in an announcement on Tuesday that the couple was captured on July 12, in Okwojo town in Ngwo people group in Udi Local Government Area(LGA) of the state.
“The Command wishes to illuminate the overall population that it has captured one Effiok Umo and his better half, Nnenna Umo, both of Okwojo town in Ngwo people group, for supposedly mishandling and attacking their 12-years of age girl (name retained), along these lines exacting her real damage.
“The capture is spin-off of data got by the Commissioner of Police, Mr Ahmad Abdurrahman, from National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) office in Enugu.
“Therefore, the magistrate coordinated the Divisional Police Officer, ninth Mile Police Station, to guarantee the suspects are captured and arraigned as needs be.
“The Commissioner, be that as it may, glared at the unbecoming event of demonstrations of kid misuse, ambush and causing of appalling substantial mischief on kids.
“The state police manager has pledged to arraign the suspects to fill in as hindrance to guardians/watchmen, who expect or have been submitting such cruel acts that encroaches upon the character and crucial human privileges of kids, particularly vulnerable ones.
“He further cautions guardians/watchmen to stop from abusing their kids/wards at smallest incitement, yet rather practice due alert while rebuffing them for demonstrations of bad behavior to abstain from causing them real damages as well as lifetime physical and mental injury,” he said.
The representative said that primer examinations uncovered that the couple were accustomed to manhandling and ambushing the youngster for practically no legitimate reasons by utilizing risky articles on her.
As per him, these perilous articles included-sticks, electric wires, impact points of shoes, etc to pitilessly lash, hit as well as beat her up.
“Its tallness occurred on July 10, at about 10:30 p.m. at the point when the spouse, who is the youngster’s stepmother, manhandled and ambushed her to the degree of exacting her real damage on the reason that she rested off while cutting onions required for food being readied the said night.
“This prompted neighbors, who have discovered their demonstration of brutal treatment of the kid terrible, announcing the issue to the police through the NHRC,” he said.
Ndukwe informed occupants with respect to the state to immediately report any person(s) discovered submitting acts that encroach on the prosperity and major human privileges of powerless youngsters to the closest police headquarters.
“They are to call the order’s hotlines on: 08032003702, 08075390883, 08086671202 or 08098880172,” he said.
The police had on July 2, captured one Mrs Ifeoma Ozougwu, 24 and her better half, Mr Jude Ozougwu, 40, for supposedly abusing and causing intolerable body mischief to a 10-year-old house-help.(NAN)