Pa in­dicted for sex­ual abuse

The Freeman - - NEWS - Adriel Zane Arse­nal Glyn­ice Cura Lady Van Ar­radaza Jasper Su­garol Jr. Clint Nathan Ma­glasang Mitz Claiza Madrid Kyo Abella Gian Claude Al­daya

A 42-year-old fa­ther is fac­ing crim­i­nal charges in court for sex­u­ally abus­ing his 13-year-old daugh­ter in 2016.

As­sis­tant city pros­e­cu­tor Misty Leah Es­co­lar-Hupp found prob­a­ble cause to in­dict the fa­ther for three counts of child abuse based on the tes­ti­mony of his daugh­ter.

“On the ba­sis of the ev­i­dence pre­sented, there from Tabasa Bi­toon, Daan­ban­tayan, Cebu, di­ag­nosed with acute Leukemia needs fi­nan­cial as­sis­tance for his chemo­ther­apy.

6 years old from Uma­pad, Man­daue City, di­ag­nosed with Tha­lassemia syn­drome needs fi­nan­cial as­sis­tance for her main­te­nance medicine.

7 years old fe­male from San Roque, Tal­isay City, Cebu di­ag­nosed with Acute Lym­phoblas­tic Leukemia needs fi­nan­cial as­sis­tance for her chemo­ther­apy. is a rea­son­able ground to be­lieve that the vi­o­la­tion of Sec­tion 5(b) of Repub­lic Act 7610 has been com­mit­ted and that the ac­cused is prob­a­bly guilty thereof,” the res­o­lu­tion reads.

The pros­e­cu­tor has rec­om­mended P600,000 bail for the ac­cused’s tem­po­rary lib­erty.The FREE­MAN with­held the names of both the fa­ther and the daugh­ter to pro­tect the iden­tity of the vic­tim.

The vic­tim who is now 14 years old said her fa­ther

4 years old from Pobla­cion Con­so­la­cion di­ag­nosed with Acute Lym­pho­cytic Leukemia needs fi­nan­cial as­sis­tance for his chemo­ther­apy.

di­ag­nosed with Neu­rob­las­toma INSS Stage 4 needs fi­nan­cial as­sis­tance for his chemo­ther­apy, MRI and sur­gi­cal re­sec­tion of the tu­mor.

12 years old from Up­per San Vi­cente Liloan di­ag­nosed with Leukemia needs fi­nan­cial as­sis­tance for her chemo­ther­apy. had been sex­u­ally abus­ing her since she was 13. She re­mem­bered how her fa­ther abused her for the first time on Au­gust 9, 2016

The sex­ual abuse was re­peated al­most ev­ery night un­til Novem­ber last year. The vic­tim only had the chance to re­port her or­deal when her mother saw her cry­ing one morn­ing.

Ac­cord­ing to the

13 years old from Alaska, Mam­bal­ing, Cebu City di­ag­nosed with se­vere Ane­mia needs fi­nan­cial as­sis­tance for her work up. from Tal-ut Va­len­cia, Car­car City di­ag­nosed with Im­mun­od­e­fi­ciency Syn­drome needs fi­nan­cial as­sis­tance for his main­te­nance which is Hu­man Im­munoglob­u­lin. vic­tim, she was forced to tell her mother of what had hap­pened be­tween her and the ac­cused. The vic­tim was brought by her mother to the po­lice sta­tion.

“This act of sex­ual as­sault went on daily since then un­til the sec­ond week of Novem­ber 2016. It would usu­ally hap­pen in the wee hours of the night,” the vic­tim said.

The pros­e­cu­tor’s of­fice is­sued a sub­poena to the re­spon­dent di­rect­ing the lat­ter to sub­mit his counter af­fi­davit.

The sus­pect, how­ever, ig­nored the sum­mon prompt­ing the pros­e­cu­tor’s of­fice to re­solve the com­plaint based on the ev­i­dence pre­sented by the com­plainant.

Manto/FPL

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