The Akure police command in Ondo State have apprehended an adult male whose name was given as Soji Bakare aka SOJ for allegedly defiling a 10-year-old girl at Aiyeyemi street in Isolo area of Akure.
According to reports, the suspect was apprehended over several reports of his involvement in underage S*xual assults of minors. It was then alleged that he defiled the minor at her parents’ house when her mother went to a market in the community.
The victim’s mother said Bakare was caught in the act and handed over to policemen at the A Division Police Station while her daughter has been taken to a hospital by the police for medical treatment and examination.
Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the state police command, Funmi Odunlami, said the case would be transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department for further investigation and that the suspect would be charged to court as soon as investigation into the case is concluded.