A suspect has been arrested for allegedly molesting two female children in HA. Molhadhoo.
Police media officer told VNews a 46-year-old man in Molhadhoo was arrested with a court-issued warrant in relation to the assault.
Police did not disclose any other information regarding the case, but the man had reportedly been remanded for 15 days.
Speaking to VNews, the source in Molhadhoo said the suspect is alleged to have molested a 10-year-old and a 13-year-old. One of the girls is a niece of the suspect’s wife, the source said.
The source also said that although the man has been living in Molhadhoo for a long time, he is native to HA. Uligamu and moved to the island after marrying a woman from Molhadhoo.
The man reportedly has a daughter, two sons and a grandchild.