2 young boys held over sexual abuse of girl, 9

 |Sep 12, 2017

MIRI: Police detained two boys aged 10 and 11 yesterday evening in connection with the sexual abuse of a nine-year-old girl in Limbang on Sunday.

The suspects were picked up to facilitate investigations into the alleged offence at a fertiliser store in Kampung Palas.

Sarawak CID chief Dev Kumar MM Sree Shunmugam said the suspects were picked up following a report lodged at the Limbang police station by the victim’s 32-year-old mother.

In a statement here, he said the woman who worked as a plantation worker told police she stumbled upon her daughter lying semi-nude on a mattress after the girl was spotted playing with the two boys.