[www.inewsguyana.com] – A mother of Richmond Housing scheme, Essequibo Coast is calling on the authorities to intervene and prevent the constant sexual attack on her 28 – year – old mentally unstable daughter.
The distraught mother, who spoke to the media on Monday, November 16, 2015, related that she is “heartbroken” at what is happening to her only child.
The woman, who broke down in tears while relating her story, alleged that her daughter is constantly attacked and brutally raped by a man who lives a short distance from her. She said the man is married, has a wife and children.
According to the mother, the recent attack occurred on the evening of Thursday, November 12; she said she cannot sleep in her house because the attacker has threatened her.
She explained that her daughter was left in a room during the course of the night and when she [the mother] returned home Friday morning, she found her in a “helpless condition, lying on her belly unable to move.”
The mother said that despite putting steel bars across the windows in her house to keep the attacker out, he still managed to get in by removing some boards from near the ceiling of her flat house.
The woman related that several reports were made to the Anna Regina Police Station and that the man was arrested and charged but he is somehow not in prison.
She alleged that the sexual abuse constantly occurs and one night, she even came face to face with the suspect in her house. She alleged that she too was raped by the man.
The woman expressed fear for her life and that of her daughter and is calling on the Ministries of National Security and Social Protection to come to her rescue.