Danso/ Grace Princess Tarwo, GNA
Accra Sept. 18, GNA – A 22-year-old Air
Condition Technician who allegedly sexually molested a four year old girl at
Ashaley Botwe was on Tuesday remanded into Police custody by an Accra Circuit
Nurudeen Iddrisu is said to have inserted his
finger into the victim’s vagina when the victim went into his room.
Charged with indecent assault, Iddrisu has
pleaded not guilty and he is expected to reappear on September 26.
Prosecuting Chief Inspector Kofi Atimbire
narrated that the complainant is a trader at Ashaley Botwe-Nanakrom and she
lives with the victim who is her daughter.
Prosecution said the victim is a Kindergarten
pupil. Idrrisu also resides at Nanakrom where the complainant’s shop is
On September 11, this year at about 12:00
hours, the complainant left for work with the victim and around 1600 hours the
victim left the shop to play.
Prosecution said the complainant could not
trace victim’s whereabouts and started looking for her in the neighbourhood.
According to prosecution, the complainant
later found the victim’s slippers at the entrance of Idrrisu’s room, there upon
the Complainant called out the name of the victim; and she came out from the
room of the accused. The complainant then took her away.
Prosecution said later on the same day, while
the complainant was bathing the victim, she detected some changes in the
Prosecution said the complainant noticed blood
coming from the victim’s vagina and when she was questioned, the victim took
the complainant to Iddrisu’s room and pointed the accused person out among two
other colleagues, as the one who inserted his fingers into her vagina.
A report was made to the Police and the
accused person and his two colleagues were arrested. The Police issued a
medical form to the victim to seek medical care at any government hospital for
examination and treatment.
On September 12, this year, the matter was
transferred to the Domestic Violence and Victim’s Support Unit (DOVVSU) at
Adenta together with the accused person and his colleagues.