A 29-year old man, Ogbu Christian has been arrested for allegedly defiling a 7-year old girl in Aniche street, Okpoko, Anambra State.
The suspect, a native of Mboshi in Iboeze North LGA of Enugu State but resides at Okpoko, reportedly had unlawful carnal knowledge with the victim inside his room using biscuit as a bait.
The victim was said to be his neighbour’s daughter.
Confirming the incident, Police Public Relations Officer, Haruna Mohammed said the suspect will be charged to court for prosecution after investigations.
He said, “On the 27/10/2020 Police operatives attached to Okpoko Division arrested one Ogbu Christian ‘m’ aged 29years native of Mboshi in Iboeze North LGA of Enugu State but resides at Aniche street Okpoko, Anambra State.
“Suspect allegedly lured his neighbour’s daughter aged 7years old and had unlawful carnal knowledge with her inside his room using biscuit as a bait.
“Police detectives visited the scene and took the victim to the hospital for medical Examination where penetration was confirmed by the medical doctor.
“Meanwhile,case would be transferred to the State criminal investigation department for discreet investigation as directed by the Commissioner of Police, John B.Abang after which suspect will be charged to court for prosecution.”