Painter nabbed for 13-year-old’s rape

July 29, 2020

POLICE arrested on Tuesday a 34-year-old painter after he was accused of raping a 13-year-old student in Pasay city.

Nino Camacho of 14 Saint Theresa St. Bgy. 179 Maricaban was nabbed by barangay watchmen led by Richard Manuel, 52 after the mother of the victim sought their assistance upon learning the ordeal her daughter suffered from the hands of the suspect.

In his report to Pasay City Police chief P/Col. Dario Menor, P/SMSgt. Claudilyn Concepcion of Pasay Police Women and Children’s Protection Desk (WCPD) said the incident happened at around 1 a.m. on Monday inside the suspect’s house.

The victim was already sleeping when she was awakened at around 1 a.m.  after she felt that someone was on top of her and when she opened her eyes, she identified the suspect while in the act of sexually abusing her.

The victim later revealed her ordeal to her mother who immediately sought the help of barangay officials that resulted in the arrest of the suspect.