A 65-years old man, Sulaiman Rauf is currently cooling off inside one of the police cells at the Ogun State Police Command for defiling a minor.
Rauf was arrested on 7th of April 2019 for having unlawful carnal knowledge of a 10yrs old girl (name withheld) after the victim’s father, Fahinhun Mathew lodged a complaint at Idi-roko Divisional Headquarters.
According to Mathew, “the suspect who is living in our neighborhood sent my daughter on an errand, and when the girl came back, he was lured her into his room where he forcefully had carnal knowledge of her.”
“When my daughter came out of Rauf’s room, she quickly informed me of what he has just done to her.”
Newsbeats learned that sequel to the report lodged by the victim’s father, the Divisional police officer, CSP Aloko Amodu swiftly detailed his detectives to N0. 7 Araromi Street Ilase where the suspect resides and he was promptly apprehended.
Confirming the incident, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi,
Police Public Relations Officer, Ogun State Command said that on interrogation, the randy old man admitted having carnal knowledge of the victim but claimed not to know what led him to it. The victim has been taken to General hospital for medical attention and report.”
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of police Bashir Makama has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to Anti-Human trafficking and child labor unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for proper investigation and prosecution.