By Kolawole Olayinka, Abeokuta
Men of Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 65-year-old man, Sulaiman Rauf on 7th of April 2019 for having unlawful carnal knowledge of a 10-year-old girl (name withheld).
The arrest of the suspect followed a complaint lodged by the father of the victim one Fahinhun Mathew who reported at Idiroko divisional headquarters that the suspect who is living in their neighborhood sent his daughter on an errand, and when the girl came back, she was lured into his room where he forcefully had carnal knowledge of her.
When the girl came out of the suspect’s room, she quickly informed her father of what the suspect has just done to her hence the report.
Upon the report, the DPO Idiroko Division CSP Aloko Amodu swiftly detailed his detectives to N0. 7 Araromi Street Ilase where the suspect resides and he was promptly arrested.
On interrogation, the randy old man admitted having carnal knowledge of the victim but claimed not to know what led him to it.
The victim has been taken to General hospital for medical attention and report.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, CP Bashir Makama has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to Anti-Human trafficking and child labour unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for proper investigation and prosecution.