A 35-year-old man, Ayegunle Adekunle has been arrested by men of Ogun State Police Command for unlawfully having carnal knowledge of a 3-year-old girl.
The state police public relations officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi in a release sent to PLATFORM TIMES said, the suspect was arrested following the report by the victim’s mother.
He said, the victim’s mother after discovering a blood satin in her daughter’s pant reported the incident at Divisional headquarter Ota.
“On enquiry, the victim disclosed to her mother 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. He 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.”
However, the Commissioner of Police Cp 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.