Ogun State Command of the Nigeria Police Force have arrested a 25 year old man identified as Elisha James for forcefully having carnal knowledge of a four (4) year old minor (daughter) of his co-tenant whose name is witheld.
According to the Ogun State command image maker, Abimbola Oyeyemi the suspect who resides at Mokore road area of Warewa was arrested on the 29th of March 2021 following the report given by the victim’s mother, who reported at Warewa divisional headquarters.
She reported that while she went out to spread some clothes she washed at about 7pm, she heard her four years old daughter crying in the room of the suspect.
She added that when she entered the room, she met the suspect untop of her daughter.
Oyeyemi added that, “on the strength of the report, the DPO Warewa division, CSP Folashade Tanaruno detailed detectives to the scene where the suspect was promptly arrested.
“Upon interrogation, he admitted to have committed the crime leveled against him, claiming that he didn’t know what came over him”.
Meanwhile, the Ogun State Commissioner of Police, Edward Ajogun has directed that the suspect be transferred to the Nigerian anti-human trafficking and child labor unit of the state criminal investigation and intelligence department for further investigation.