By Kolawole Olayinka , Abeokuta
Ogun State Police Command have arrested 33-year-old man, Olabowale Samuel for defiling seven-year old girl in Sagamu.
The suspect was arrested on the 4th of October 2019 following a report by the father of the victim who lodge the complained at Shagamu police station.
According to the father of the victim, he came back from work in the evening of that day only to discover that the pant of her daughter was stained with blood.
On enquiry, the victim informed him that it was the suspect who lives in the next building that lured her into his room and sexually abused her.
Meanwhile, the victim whose mother has separated from his father was left in care of the neighbour in the house who did not even know the time when the suspect lured her to his room.
On interrogation, the suspect confessed to the commission of the crime. The victim has been taken to the general hospital for medical treatment.
The commissioner of police CP Bashir Makama has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to anti human trafficking and child labour unit of state criminal investigation and intelligence department for further investigation and prosecution.