A 70-year-old man, Adefuye Teslim has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl at the Parapete area of Ago Iwoye on Sunday, April, 22, 2018.
The arrested of the suspect was based on a complaint made by the mother of the victim, Mariam Kareem.
Kareem reported the episode to the police that her teenage daughter was lured into an apartment by the suspect where he had carnal knowledge of her.
She also noted that the suspect sternly warned the victim (her daughter) not to reveal the act to anyone.
Meanwhile, the state Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, while confirming the incident, narrated that the victim, who was feeling pain in her private parts, later informed her mother, who then reported the case to the police at the Ago-Iwoye division.
He noted that based on the complaint received, the Divisional Police Officer, Ade Adedoyin, led detectives to the scene and arrested the suspect.
The police spokesman also said the victim was taken to the General Hospital, Ago Iwoye, for medical examination and the result confirmed that she had been sexually abused.
Meanwhile, the state Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, has ordered that the case be transferred to the Anti-Human Trafficking and Child Labour Unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Abeokuta, for investigation and prosecution of the suspect.