The Kano State Police Command has threatened to prosecute house owners of uncompleted buildings within the state following an increase in case of r.a.p.e, particularly within the historic metropolis.
The police had just lately disclosed that 33.three per cent of r.a.p.e circumstances recorded within the state was perpetrated in uncompleted buildings
Talking yesterday with journalists in Kano, the command’s spokesperson, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, mentioned 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 sort out the ugly pattern.
“We’re warning most of the people that henceforth, any rape case perpetrated in an uncompleted constructing, the proprietor might be charged as an confederate.
“Our investigation has proven that 33.three per cent of r.a.p.e circumstances had been perpetrated in uncompleted buildings on this state.
“The determine has proven that youngsters and minors are largely r.a.p.ed in uncompleted buildings within the state.
“All house owners of uncompleted buildings within the state have been suggested to shortly full the buildings or cowl them in a manner that criminals won’t have entry into the locations,” he mentioned.