Mabalacat City, Pampanga — A 56-year-old man was arrested hours after he sexually abused his stepdaughter in this city.
Mabalacat City police OIC Lt. Col. Soledad Elefanio identified the suspect as Raquel Santos, a resident of Bgy. Madapdap Resettlement, and victim as his 17- year-old stepdaughter, a Grade 11 student.
The victim told police that she was alone in the house answering her school modules when Santos allegedly barged in and forced her to to perform oral sex.
The victim said she was able to record her stepfather’s alleged sexual abuse on her cellphone.
After the incident, the victim went to the barangay officials who informed the police resulting in the immediate arrest of the suspect.
The suspect will be charged with violation of RA 7610.
“Due to quick police reporting, we were able to locate and arrest the suspect. We continue to appeal to our residents to continuously help us in our campaign against all forms of crime in our city, ” Elefanio said.