Tamale: Family of 14year-old sexual assault victim seeks justice 

The family of the 14-year-old girl who was allegedly defiled and impregnated by her father is calling for justice for the victim.

Hanan Shamrock, a proprietor of a basic school at Bilpela, a suburb of Tamale in the Northern region was arrested for allegedly impregnating his daughter.

The Northern Regional Coordinator of the Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit(DOVVSU), Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Emmanuel Holortu, has indicated that the suspect has been granted bail but declined to give out the bail details when DGN Online contacted him.

According to him, the Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit is still investigating the case.

Meanwhile, the Auntie of the victim who spoke to DGN Online on condition of anonymity has indicated that the family has lost confidence in the police because of the way they are handling the case.

She noted that the suspect has been granted bail without charge.

She called on the Inspector General of Police (IGP), the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, and Ghana Education Service (GES) to come to their aid to get justice for the victim.

Source: Daily Guide Network

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