A gang of pedophiles raped and abused a year-old baby after snatching her from her mother.

The pedophiles, Suleiman and Musa had tricked the woman to board their motorcycle but snatched the baby on the way and took her to a bush.

Musa and another person later raped the little baby girl.

Ahmadu Jibril, the father of the baby reported the case to the Central Police State in Funtua Local Government Area of Katsina.

He said that Suleiman connived with Musa and another person to attack his wife on her way returning from Angwan Bawa, a town located in Danja LGA and raped his daughter.

The Katsina State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Gambo Isah, confirmed the development , noting that a secondary suspect, Suleiman, has been arrested, while a manhunt has been launched for the primary suspects, Musa, and the other person.

It was gathered that the baby, who sustained injuries, was rushed to the General Hospital in Funtua and has been discharged.