The victim confessed what was happening to the father, who reported to the GNB. Military officials detained Jean García in the Baralt municipality.
GNB Zulia captured in Baralt municipality a man who raped a child under 13
In the afternoon of this Monday, July 6, military personnel belonging to the Detachment of Rural Commandos 117, with jurisdiction in the Baralt municipality, after receiving a complaint about a case of sexual abuse of a minor, organized a special commission in search of the responsible for the fact, capturing it hours later.
The complaint was made by the father of the 13-year-old girl, who “suffered abuse for more than a month and pointed to her stepfather. Finally, she decided to tell the event to her biological father.”
Brigadier General Bladimir Lugo Armas, GNB Zulia commander, stated that the girl made her respective complaint, giving information about the stepfather’s physical features and location.
“With the information provided by the minor, the special commission moved to the La Bombita sector, in Baralt, where the man with the girl’s mother was. There, he was arrested and identified as Jehan Carlos García Hernández, who tried to flee the home when seeing the national guards, “General Lugo reported in a press release.
The case was placed at the order of the Public Ministry for legal proceedings. While the minor underwent forensic medical reviews and routine tests to clarify the case and it was preliminarily determined that the sexual abuse was positively committed.