By Yusuf Usman
Three suspected rapists are presently in the custody of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defenc Corps NSCDC Nasarawa State command.
Two of the suspects were arrested at Tudun Kofa while one was apprehended at Layin Kaji communities within lafia the state capital.
Briefing newsmen at the command headquarters in lafia, the state Nscdc public relations officer DSC Jerry Victor said the suspects were arrested after reports by parents of the victims.
According to Mr Jerry, two of the suspects, Haruna Abdullahi and Dauda mohammad both aged 39 from kano state allegedly raped the 13 year old girl who was sent by her mother to an errand.
He explained that incidentally one One of the suspects, Dauda mohammad is a friend to the father of the victim.
In a similar case,one Haruna mohammad who resides at layin yan kaji area of Lafia has allegedly raped 13 year old Fatima who is now pregnant after the incident.
The state command PRO said the suspect who is twenty years old,claimed that the relatives of the little girl were aware of their friendship and promised to accept her as his wife.
Jerry Victor said the suspects would be charged to court immediately after investigation is concluded.
The state Nscdc spokesman also used the opportunity to warn parents and guardians to desist from resolving or mediating on cases related to rape at home.