Merdeka.com – An 11-year-old elementary school student in Fatuleu District, Kupang Regency, East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) was raped by a driver with the initials DIT alias Dali (26).
The victim was raped in a bamboo garden and caught red-handed by one of the victim’s family with the initials DK (35), so it was reported to the Kupang Police with the number LP/B/235/IX/2022/SPKT/Kupang Police/NTT Police.
“The victim has been taken to the hospital to undergo a post-mortem, and is being examined by investigators from the Women and Children Protection Unit (PPA) of the Kupang Police Criminal Investigation Unit,” said Kupang Police Criminal Investigation Unit Head of Bin Ops (KBO), Ipda Kuswantoro, Friday (9/16).
The case of sexual intercourse with a minor began when the victim and her friend, Lala (7), were playing at the house of a resident named Ages Manane, where a celebration was being held.
The perpetrator came to the venue and asked the victim to get a glass of water to drink. The victim came with a glass of coconut water but the perpetrator refused.
The perpetrator then asked the victim to play away from the place of celebration. Because the invitation was rejected, the perpetrator forcibly grabbed the victim’s hand and dragged him into the bamboo forest.
Lala had reprimanded the perpetrator but was ignored. In the bamboo forest, the perpetrator asked to have sex, the victim refused and cried in hopes of being released.
The perpetrator instead covered the victim’s mouth so that he could not scream for help, then had sex with the victim.
At the same time, one of the victim’s family with the initials DK who had just returned from herding cows crossed the vicinity of the incident location. DK saw the perpetrator was on top of the victim’s body.
The perpetrators who saw DK’s arrival immediately fled. DK chases the culprit and is caught. The perpetrator was brought to the place of celebration and informed about the incident, until a report was made police.