The Lagos State Police Command on Thursday said it has arrested Nollywood Yoruba actor, (baba Ijesha) for allegedly defiling a minor.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Olumuyiwa Adejobi, in a statement said the actor was nabbed after a report was received that he had been sleeping with the minor, who is now 14 years from the age of seven.
Adejobi said: “A case of defilement was reported on Monday, 19 April, 2021 by one Princess Adekola Adekanya, female at Sabo Police Station and transferred to the Gender Unit of the State CID, Panti, Yaba Lagos for proper investigation
“Based on preliminary findings, the suspect started sexually assaulting the victim, 14 years, since she was 7 years old. The suspect confessed to the crime and was also captured by a CCTV camera in the house of the complainant.”
The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, Hakeem Odumosu, has promised to do justice in the matter and ordered for proper investigation.