50-year-old man defiles and impregnates his 13-year-old step-daughter in Ogijo
Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 50-year-old man, Kayode Oladehinde, for allegedly defiling and impregnating his 13-year-old step-daughter.
Kayode who resides in Ogijo Town in Sagamu Local Government was arrested on February 5 after the mother of the victim reported the incident at the Ogijo Divisional Police Headquarters
Spokesperson of the Ogun State Police Command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, in a statement released on Saturday, confirmed the arrest and disclosed that the suspect has been transferred to anti-human trafficking and child labour unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation and prosecution.
“The victim’s mother (name withheld) lamented that her daughter informed her on February 4 that the suspect who is her present husband sometimes recently forcefully had carnal knowledge of her as a result of which she got pregnant,” the statement read, per the Punch.
“She stated further that the suspect, having realised that the victim is pregnant, gave her drug to abort the pregnancy resulting in her bleeding seriously. On the strength of the report, the DPO Ogijo division, CSP Suleiman Muhammad, detailed his detectives to the suspect’s residence where he was promptly arrested.
“Investigation revealed that the mother of the victim got married to the suspect some years ago after the death of her first husband who was the victim’s father and had a child for him.”