Police in Monrovia have disclosed that a 55-year old man identified as Washington Wesseh has been arrested in Grand Gedeh County, after sexually abusing his 15-year old biological daughter.
Spokesman Sam Collins told this paper at the Police Central Headquarters in Monrovia Monday that medical report From Grand Gedeh County indicated that the alleged teenage rape victim was pregnant for her own father.
“He has been on the run; but the police have been able to have him arrested, and as I speak to you, he’s today making his court appearance in Grand Gedeh County,” Collins said, re-emphasizing government’s zero tolerance on rape here. He urged people to report the crime, other than shielding perpetrators.
In another development in Grand Gedeh County, the police spokesman disclosed that two brothers were undergoing police investigation in connection with an alleged armed robbery. He said 20-year old Prince Tumu and his brother, Daddy Tumu, 18, had allegedly chartered a motorcyclist in Grand Gedeh County and armed robbed him on the highway.
he suspects were also accused of wasting pepper in the motorcyclist’s eyes before taking away his bike, cash and thereafter fled away. But Mr. Collins said the victim identified the suspects, who have already been arrested by police and are undergoing investigation in Grand Gedeh County.