Ogun State Police arrests three out of five who gang-raped a lady in Ogijo
The Ogun State Police Command has arrested three men who gang-raped a lady at Ogijo in Sagamu local government Area.
The arrested suspects, Sola Olaoluwa, Ibrahim Kehinde and Lukman Banjoko, and two others gang-raped a lady and were apprehended following a report by the victim at the Ogijo Division of the State command on July 23.
The Police spokesperson in Ogun State, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi disclosed that a man known as “Enny Money” gave the victim an application to download on her phone with an assurance that he would assist her financially.
The victim downloaded the app and a man whom she later knew to be the same “Enny Money” chatted her up and invited her to Idimogun area of Ogijo.
“On getting there, she was lured into a house where she was subsequently gang-raped by five men who called themselves members of one million boys, Oyeyemi said according to Vanguard.
“The gang according to the victim forced her to submission when they pointed a gun to her and while they were taking turns to rape her, one of them was video recording the action with his phone.
“Upon the report, the DPO Ogijo division, CSP Muhammed Baba Suleiman dispatched his detectives to go after the hoodlums and bring them to justice.
“At about 5am of 24th of July 2020, the detectives succeeded in arresting the duo of Sola Olaoluwa, 35 and Ibrahim Kehinde who is 19 years old.
“Their arrest led the detectives to arrest of the third suspect, Lukman Banjoko, 20 who was arrested on the 26th of July 2020.
“On interrogation, the suspects made confessional statements that they actually committed the crime as alleged by the victim. They further confessed that the victim was the second person they gang-raped in that area.
“One toy gun with which they used to force their victim to submission and the phone which they used to video recording their dastardly act were recovered from them.”
The Commissioner of Police, Edward Ajogun has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for an in-depth investigation, adding that the remaining members of the gang be hunted for and brought to justice.