According to the Gushegu District Police Commander, ASP Thomas Tulisi who confirmed the arrest to the media, the suspect is currently in their custody and he will be transferred to Yendi for further investigations.
ASP Thomas Tulisi explained that, the 11 year old girl who lives with her aunty, a farmer was sent by her aunty to the farm, but the victim went to her father's house to get food to eat before going to the farm.
Upon going to her father's house, no body was in the house and she decided to wait, it was at that time the suspect was passing by and saw her and asked her to get him water to take his medicine.
When the victim came out with the water, the victim dragged her inside a bath room and difiled her.
After the incident, the victim informed her father who reported the matter to the police and the suspect was arrested.
Meanwhile, they are reports that, some Chiefs and Politicians in the area are pleading with the Victim, s family to settle the case out of Court.
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