A 64-year-old man has been apprehended by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly defiling a two year old girl.
The accused identified as Ayotunde Taiwo, was arrested following a complaint lodged by the victim’s mother at Agbado divisional headquarters.
The mother claimed that at about 11am on Tuesday, September 7, she noticed that her daughter could not walk properly, and when she inspected her body, she saw blood gushing out of her private part.
When inquired what had happened, the victim only pointed to the house opposite theirs, the suspect was allegedly caught washing his blood stained boxers.
Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the state police Command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, said immediately he received the report, he discharged his detectives to the scene where the suspect was arrested.
Abimbola said the victim has been taken to hospital for medical treatment while the state commissioner of police, CP Edward Awolowo Ajogun has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to the family Support Unit at Ota area command for further investigation and prosecution.