Nigeria: 70 year old man arrested for defiling two minors
Ogun, September 20, 2018 (AltAfrica)-A seventy years old man has been arrested by men of Nigeria Police, Ogun State Command for defiling two underage girls who are 7 and 8 years of age respectively.
According to the police spokesperson, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the arrest of the septuagenarian followed a complaint by one John Oru a resident of No 10, Ondo road Ijebu-Ode and the father to one of the defiled girls.
Oru reported at Igbeba divisional headquarters that the suspect who is a co-tenant in the same house had unlawful carnal knowledge of his 7 years old daughter (name withheld).
He stated further that it was their landlady who caught the suspect right on the act and informed them, adding that, it was when the landlady was informing them that the other girl who is eight year old also accused the man of having done the same thing to her earlier.
Upon the report the Acting DPO Igbeba Division SP Onah Lawrence detailed his detectives to the scene where the randy suspect was arrested.
On interrogation, Oyeyemi said, the suspect confessed to the commission of the crime and also admitted that he lured the two minors to his room with mince pie at different time where he had carnal knowledge of them.
The two victims had been taken to Ijebu-Ode general hospital for medical examination.
Meanwhile, the state Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to Anti-Human Trafficking and Child Labour Unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation and prosecution.