Most recently, the Tabanan Police received a report of a case of rape of a 12 year old child.
“The case was only reported yesterday,” said Head of Criminal Investigation Unit of the Tabanan Police, AKP Aji Yoga Sekar, Monday (17/5/2021).
He explained that the perpetrator, I Wayan NG (30), raped the victim at his house in Angkah Village, West Selemadeg, 5 May 2021. The victim had refused to fight back. After raping, the perpetrator threatened the victim not to tell her parents.
“We are still waiting for the results of the post mortem to strengthen the report,” said Aji.
On April 30, 2021, a seven year old boy was also a victim of rape. The perpetrator, I Ketut BS (39), was a villa security officer who was also the victim’s mother’s boyfriend.
This case adds to the long list of child victims of rape in Bali.
A 13 year old junior high school student in Buleleng had intercourse with five of her friends.
A victims had an intercourse in rotation for two consecutive days, 26 to 27 April 2021.
In Buleleng, on May 4 a 12 year old child was also raped by I Nyoman R (46), who is also the victim’s mother’s boyfriend.
The last case happened to a 10 year old boy in Klungkung. He was raped by the perpetrator with the initials SPS (59). The case was reported to the police on 12 May 2021.
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