Cases of defilement has been rampant and disturbing, the police in the Central Region has apprehended 3 people suspected of defiling a 13-year old girl at Assin Breku in the Central Region.
The Central Regional Police Command says there were others who have taken to their heels, however, intensive search and investigations are underway to get the them caught and arrested as well.
According to report, the 13-year girl resisted vehemently initially as a result suffered cutlass wounds from the culprits, however, she is safe and responding to treatment.
Additionally, the father of the girl also suffered cutlass wounds and he tried to prevent the culprits from defiling the daughter is being medically attended to at the Winneba Trauma and Specialist Hospital.
It is envisaged that the suspects are the herdsmen who occasionally come to area for cattle grazing. Such irresponsible people must not be caught and punished severely to forestall some of these social canker.