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Men of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested a man, Olusegun Oluwole, for raping his 17-year old daughter.
The arrest was made at the home of the victim at Amolaso Abeokuta, following her compliant lodged at the Ibara Police Station.
This was made known in a Press Statement by the Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Abimbola Oyeyemi on Sunday.
The 46-year-old father, was reported to have pounced on his daughter and threatened to kill her in the middle of the night when everyone was fast asleep.
The press statement with reference number: AZ:5310/OGS/PRO/VOL.7/149, reads, “A 46 years old man, Olusegun Oluwole has been apprehended by men of Ogun state Police Command for forcefully having carnal knowledge of his 17 years old daughter (name withheld).
“The suspect was arrested following a complaint lodged at Ibara police station by the victim, who came in company of some so safe corps men and reported that while she was sleeping in their one room apartment at Amolaso area of Abeokuta at about 11:30 pm, his father, having observed that others are fast asleep suddenly grabbed her and forcefully had sex with her with a threat to kill her if she refused to allow him.” He said.
The DPO Ibara Division, CSP Bernard Egbondiya, immediately detailed his detectives to the scene, where the suspect was promptly arrested
It is also gathered that the victim, who is also a father of six pleaded guilty to the crime when he was interrogated and begged For forgiveness as he didn’t know what came over him to have committed the act.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, CP Lanre Bankole has ordered the transfer of the suspect to State Criminal Investigation Departments for further investigation and possible prosecution, while the victim was taken to general hospital for medical treatment.
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