Nigeria police arrest man, 35 for defiling 3 year old girl
Abeokuta, October 18, 2018 (AltAfrica)-Nigeria Police, Ogun state command has arrested a 35year old man, Ayegunle Adekunle for unlawfully having carnal knowledge of a 3year old girl (Name Withheld).
The suspect, a co-tenant with the parents of the victim at No. 29 Ore Meji Street, Oriokuta, Ota in Ogun state, according to the police spokesperson, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, was arrested following the report by the victim’s mother who reported at Onipanu Divisional headquarters, Ota, that she discovered a blood stain in the pants of her daughter which raised her suspicion consequent upon which she removed the pants from the girl and further discovered that she was actually bleeding from her private part.
On enquiry, she said, the girl disclosed to her how the suspect lured her into his room and had carnal knowledge of her.
Upon the complaint, the DPO Onipanu division SP Sangobiyi Johnson detailed his detectives to the scene where the suspect was promptly arrested.
Police said, he has since confessed to the commission of the crime, blaming it on the devil handiwork.
The victim has been taken to hospital for medical attention and report.
Meanwhile, the state Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu has directed that the case be transferred to Anti-human trafficking and child labour Unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation and prosecution.