According to Instablog9ja, two men who are tenants in Ogun County, Anthony John, and Jimoh Idowu, were arrested for [email protected] their neighbor’s 16-year-old daughter in the Owode Egba part of the state.
Last Thursday, the renters were arrested after breaking into their neighbor’s room around 2 a.m. and taking the girl to Anthony’s room, where they immediately began rapping her.
The state Commissioner of Police, CP Edward Ajogun, ordered the suspects to be transferred to the anti-human trafficking and child labor section for further investigation and vigilant prosecution, according to the police spokesman, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi.
Oyeyemi said, “Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command on Thursday arrested two men who conspired to gang-rape the 16-year-old daughter of their co-tenant.
The perpetrators were arrested after the victim filed a lawsuit at the Owode-Egba divisional headquarters, according to the website.
“She reported that she was at home with her younger siblings at Efunye village via Owode-Egba, when the two suspects, who are living in the same house with them, broke into their apartment at about 2 am and dragged her into Anthony’s room.
“She stated further that the duo knew that her parents had travelled and they capitalised on that to forcefully break into their room, using a cloth to cover her mouth after which they took her to Anthony’s room where they took turns to have carnal knowledge of her. “Upon the report, the detective arrested the two suspects.
On interrogation, the two suspects confessed to the commission of the crime without any sense of remorse. The victim has been taken to Owode-Egba General Hospital for medical treatment.”