70-year-old man arrested for allegedly impregnating 15-year-old girl in Ogun State
Operatives of the Ogun State police command have arrested a 70-year-old man identified Hunsu Sunday, for allegedly impregnating his 15-year-old granddaughter.
The victim was said to have been staying with her grandfather since the demise of her mother.
According to the police spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, the suspect was arrested following a report by the victim’s aunt at the Ado-Odo/Ota divisional headquarters.
The aunt disclosed that the victim reported that her grandfather had been abusing her sexually for a while and she has been having strange feelings recently.
“Upon the complaint, the DPO Ado-Odo SP Michael Arowojeun detailed his detectives to the scene where the randy old man was promptly arrested,” Oyeyemi said per Punch.
“On interrogation, he confessed having carnal knowledge of his granddaughter but claimed that he didn’t know that the victim is pregnant.
“The victim has been taken to hospital for medical treatment.”
The Commissioner of Police Edward Ajogun has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to anti-human trafficking and child labour unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department(SCIID) for further investigation and prosecution.