A girl under the age of 16 is said to have been raped several times by a close family member.
Police said the suspect began “engaging in sexual activity with the minor during December 2020, after which he continued.”
The incidents occurred in Region One (Barima-Waini).
The woman eventually entrusted a female relative who immediately reported the matter to police on April 6.
The Child Care and Protection Agency (CCPA) is now handling the matter as police launch a search for the suspect.
A girl under 16 has alleged she was sexually assaulted on April 6.
The victim notified a parent who subsequently reported an issue to the police.
Checks were carried out for the suspect but were not found.
Investigations are ongoing.