The physique of a 6-year previous woman has been recovered from a mosque in Kaduna state after being reportedly raped to dying.
The disheartening incident occurred on Friday and the corpse of six years previous Khadijah Ya’u was present in a mosque at New Highway, Kurmi Mashi, Kaduna State.
Her mother and father had been persuaded earlier than they allowed the corpse to be taken to a specialist hospital for examination.
Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for the Kaduna State Police Command, ASP Muhammed Jalige stated although no arrest has made in connection to the crime, police detectives connected to Kurmi Mashi division of the Command have launched an investigation into it.
“Sure, the case was reported at Kurmi Mashi division on Friday. Our males in that division obtained a name from the folks in the neighborhood in Kurmi Mashi that they noticed a lifeless physique mendacity within the mosque.
“With the lockdown, they haven’t been opening mosques apart from Friday prayers. They found the lifeless physique round 3:20 near a prayer time.
“An investigation into the matter has commenced. No arrest made to this point. However police detectives connected to Kurmi Mashi are critically engaged on the difficulty. So, if there’s an arrest, I’ll maintain you posted.”