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  • Writer's pictureLeonora Lo-oy

48-year-old man from Cauayan City raped 14-year-old boy

Updated: Dec 13, 2021

Cauayan City, Isabela – A 48-year-old man from Cauayan City was recently charged with rape after the victim’s own mother witnessed the assault.

The suspect identified as Alberto Aquias will be facing charges for violating Republic Act 8353 or Anti-Rape Law of 1997 in relation to Republic Act 7610 or Anti-Child Abuse Law for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor.

Based on Police Regional Office II investigation report, on November 9, Aquias invited the 14-year-old boy to clean a farm, where allegedly the two also got into drinking liquor and that when they got drunk, the suspect then forced the victim to have sex

On the same day, the boy’s mother was also looking for her teenage son and caught Aquias sexually assaulting him.

The victim disclosed to investigators that it was not the first time that the suspect assaulted him, claiming that he was first sexually abused on November 7 at the same place.

The victim revealed he didn’t inform the authority or his parents about the incident because he was threatened by the suspect.

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