News : Wickedness !! Couple toture 10 year old girl with hot Iron in Lagos

A couple have been arrested by the police for torturing a 10-year-old girl, with a hot iron because she was licking powdered chocolate beverage (tea) without their permission.The couple Mr ThankGod Madubuchi, and his wife, Juliet, were alleged to have always assaulted the victim, Chinansa, over slight offences, as appeals from neighbours fell on deaf ears.

According to PUNCH Metro, The victim was ThankGod’s niece and she has been with the couple for sometime now.
On September 5, The couple used a hot iron to torture the victim and locked her up in the house, which drew the attention of neighbors who alerted officials of the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team.
They were arrested by policemen from the Ilupeju division, for torturing a 10-year-old girl with a hot iron.

An official of the agency told PUNCH Metro that neighbours certify to the regular abuse of Chinansa.

He said, “The abuse had been going on for a long time. We were informed that in the past, the man’s wife used razor blades to cut her in different parts of the body because she mistakenly tore her (Juliet) clothes. The neighbors didn’t raise the alarm that time because they thought the couple would change until the one that happened on that Tuesday.

“The girl was accused of licking powdered beverage without permission and the man used a hot iron to torture her. He then locked her up in the house without taking her to a hospital. Residents, who feared for the girl’s life, alerted the DSVRT.”

The couple were arraigned before a family court at the Ogba Chief Magistrate’s Court on counts bordering on child abuse.
The defendants, who pleaded not guilty to the charges, were granted bail.
ThankGod was granted bail in the sum of N100,000 with two sureties each in like sum.
Juliet was granted bail also on self recognition because she was nursing a six month old baby.
The case was adjourned.

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