A 52 yrs old man, Kayode Adeniyi of no 12 Abere ifa street, Ijoko, has been arrested by men of Ogun State Police Command, for unlawfully having carnal knowledge of a 10 yrs old girl (named withheld).
The suspect was arrested, following a report lodged at Agbado divisional headquarters by the Aunty of the victim, who came to the station with the victim and reported that, while her niece went to the apartment of the suspect to ask whether his daughter was the person who mistakenly removed the clothes she spread outside, the suspect forcefully dragged her into the room, covered her mouth with pillow and had sexual intercourse with her.
Narrating the event in a Press Statement, Ogun State Police Command Spokesperson, DSP Oyeyemi Abimbola said,
she explained further that the suspect threatened to kill her with knife if she make noise.
According to the Statement “On the strength of the report, the DPO Agbado division, CSP Kehinde Kuranga, detailed his detectives to the scene, where the suspect was promptly arrested.
“On interrogation, the suspect confessed having carnal knowledge of the victim forcefully, he also admitted that he threatened the victim with knife and that is why she can’t make noise until he satisfied his sexual urge”.
“Further investigation into the past activities of the suspect revealed that, he has being sexually abusing his three underaged biological daughters before now which he also did not deny”.
The victim has been taken to General Hospital for medical examination and treatment.
Meanwhile, the commissioner of police cp Edward Awolowo Ajogun has ordered the family support unit of Sango area command to take over the case for in depth investigation and diligent prosecution.