A 50-year-old man, Safiyanu Kamala has been arrested by the Katsina Police command for allegedly having sexual intercourse with a mentally deranged woman.
Disclosing this development to newsmen in Katsina on Wednesday, Police Public Relations officer, DSP Isah Gambo said Safiyanu is a native of Juno Village, Kankara Local Government Area of Katsina.
He further told newsmen that the victim’s relatives reported the case to the police.
“Kamala is already in police net over the issue and has confessed to be responsible for the pregnancy.’’
The suspect was said to have allegedly lured the woman to his farm severally where he had carnal knowledge of her.
Gambo noted that “the act eventually led to the 28 weeks pregnancy the victim is now carrying’’.
Yahaya, of Kuraye Village, Charanchi Local Government Area of the state, was alleged to have lured the girl to his shop where he carried out the act.
While investigation is ongoing, Police spokesman said they would be prosecuted when due.