Ogun State Government security outfit, the So-Safe Corps, has arrested one Rasheed Adesanya for allegedly defiling a nine-year-old minor in Ijeun Tuntun area of Abeokuta, the state capital.
The So-Safe Corps spokesman, Moruf Yusuf said the case was reported to the state headquarters of the agency by the parents of the victim.
Yusuf said the parents of the child ha reported that they saw their little girl with blood flowing profusely from her genital, saying the minor had been fingered by the suspect, who is a co-tenant.
Upon the complaint, the Corps Commander, Soji Ganzallo, had “ordered the arrest of the culprit saying it would serve as a deterrent to others who may have the intent to commit such an act and those who are specialists in doing such for ritual purposes, it was learnt.”
“The suspect was interrogated on the matter while the little girl confirmed that it was true.
“The suspect has been transferred to the Nigeria Police, Ibara Divisional Police Headquarters, with the victim and the parent so as to provide police the necessary information needed to establish the case for further investigation and likely prosecution,” Yusuf explained.