|Dabeshi Umoru, alleged rapist|
SAGAMU—Policemen attached to Sagamu Division of Ogun State police command on Saturday at 6:pm arrested a 37-year-old man, identified as Dabeshi Umoru, for defiling a minor around Dadajira Street, Sabo, Sagamu.
Vanguard learned the father of the victim, who reported the incident to the police, stated that the suspect had forcibly had unlawful carnal knowledge of her daughter on Friday evening.
It was gathered that the suspect did not deny the allegation. The matter will be charged to court immediately the case is transferred to the Department of Criminal Investigation and Intelligence, Eleweran, Abeokuta to enable the command gather credible evidence to arraign the suspect.
However, the Commissioner of Police in Ogun State, CP Abdulmajid Ali, condemned the act and vowed to deal decisively with anyone caught in the barbaric act in the state. He also cautioned parents and guardians not to entrust their young ones in the hands of undesirable and criminally-minded elements.