The police in Ogun State have arrested a 33-year-old teacher, Akinsoku Love Olomi who resides at No. 10 Baba Esther area of Iyesi-Ota in Ado Odo Local Government Area for defiling two under-aged girls, whose names identities are being protected.
The arrest was confirmed via a statement signed by the Ogun State Police Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, who disclosed that “the suspect was arrested on the 4th January 2019 following a complaint by the mother of one of the victims, one Mrs. Mustapha who reported at Onipanu Division that the suspect, who lives in the same house with them and a teacher in a nearby private school saw her daughter and her friend who are six and seven years old respectively playing at the premises of the school and called them into one of the school’s classrooms”.
DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi also stated that “he subsequently gave one of them money to go and buy biscuit and before the arrival of that one, he has had carnal knowledge of the other girl with him. He then sent the one he had already defiled to go and buy another biscuit and he used that opportunity to defile the second one as well. On getting home, the mother of one the victims noticed the change in her daughter’s countenance which made her to question the girl. Upon the questioning, she revealed that it was ‘Uncle Love’ as he is fondly called that tampered with her private part.
Upon the report, the DPO Onipanu Division, SP Sangobiyi Johnson led detectives to the scene where the suspect was promptly arrested. On interrogation, he admitted having carnal knowledge of one of the girls, but he claimed that he only fingered the second one. The two victims have been taken to the hospital for medical examination”.
The Commissioner of Police, CP Ahmed Iliyasu has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to the Anti-Human Trafficking and Child Labor Unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for proper investigation and prosecution.