KUALA LUMPUR – Despite going into hiding, a man was successfully arrested by the police for allegedly raping and forcing his own daughter into prostitution.
The main suspect who allegedly raped his 13 year-old daughter and forced her into prostitution by serving foreigners was arrested at Pandan Indah yesterday and will be on remand for a week beginning today.
Meanwhile, five other suspects including foreigners suspected to be the clients of the victim were also arrested in Batu 9, Cheras and Kajang yesterday.
This morning, all six suspects, including the father of the victim were brought to the Kajang Magistrate Court for remand order to assist into the police investigation.
The Magistrate allowed remand on all suspects until 20 July.
The case will be investigated under Section 376B/372 of the Penal Code and Section 43(1)(a) of the Child Act.
In a statement last Saturday, the police said that they are investigating a father who had allegedly forced his own 13-year-old daughter into prostitution by serving the sexual desires of over 20 clients at his house since the mid 2019 until February this year.
Kajang District Police Chief, Assistant Commissioner Mohd Zaid Hassan said, the investigation was initiated after a complainant reported that the latter’s niece was raped and prostituted by the suspect since she was 10 years old.
Since mid 2019 until February 2020, the victim was forced by the suspect to satisfy the sexual needs of more than 20 clients brought by the suspect to their home. –MalaysiaGazette