A 44-year-old man, Rafiu Moruf was arrested on Monday, 11th February 2019 by men of the Ogun State Police Command for having unlawful carnal knowledge of a six year old girl, whose identity is being protected by the police.
DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, disclosed that “the suspect who lives behind SS Secondary School Aferiku in Idiroko was arrested following a complaint by the mother of the victim, who reported that she noticed an unusual behavior from her daughter which prompted her to closely examine the girl”.
Oyeyemi said “the mother also stated further that on close examination, she noticed semen in her private part and on questioning the girl; she revealed to her how the suspect took her into his room and had carnal knowledge of her.
Upon the report, the DPO, Idiroko, CSP Amodu Aloko led detectives to the suspect’s house where he was promptly arrested.
On interrogation, the suspect confessed to the commission of the crime”. The police spokesman revealed that the victim has been taken to the hospital for medical treatment and report.
The Commissioner of Police, CP Ahmed Iliyasu has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to the Anti-Human Trafficking and Child Labour Unit of the State Criminal investigation and intelligence Department for proper investigation and prosecution.