The Kano State Police Command has threatened to prosecute homeowners of uncompleted buildings within the state following an increase in case of r.a.p.e, particularly within the historical metropolis.
The police had just lately disclosed that 33.three per cent of r.a.p.e instances recorded within the state was perpetrated in uncompleted buildings
Talking yesterday with journalists in Kano, the command’s spokesperson, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, stated with the worrisome statistics on r.a.p.e, the command had deployed its males on patrol and surveillance to unoccupied buildings in Kano and its environs to deal with the ugly pattern.
“We’re warning most of the people that henceforth, any rape case perpetrated in an uncompleted constructing, the proprietor can be charged as an confederate.
“Our investigation has proven that 33.three per cent of r.a.p.e instances had been perpetrated in uncompleted buildings on this state.
“The determine has proven that youngsters and minors are principally r.a.p.ed in uncompleted buildings within the state.
“All homeowners of uncompleted buildings within the state have been suggested to rapidly full the constructions or cowl them in a means that criminals is not going to have entry into the locations,” he stated.