KUCHING, Aug 12 – Four men have been arrested by police after a pregnant 19-year-old girl claimed she was raped by her own grandfather, father and two uncles since she was 13. The teenager said she had to endure six years of sexual abuse by them since she was 13-years-old. The family is from Kampung Daha Seroban, Serian, about 50km from here.
The victim was confirmed to be pregnant after a checkup at the Serian Hospital about 2.30pm yesterday. She revealed that her 14-year-old sister was also abused by the four men since she was nine. Sarawak CID chief SAC Datuk Dev Kumar said police arrested the four suspects at their house.
“The victim revealed that she had been raped by four men namely her father, grandfather and two of her uncles since she was a 13-year-old. The victim also revealed that her sister was also victimised and that all these rape incidents were said to have occurred in their house. Acting on the tip-off a team of CID Serian district headquarters headed by Insp Vimal Nathan arrested all four suspects aged 26 to 57,” a statement here yesterday. The case is being investigated under Section 376B of the Penal Code for incest.