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Barber Arrested For Raping Six Year Old Girl

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child rape on the increase in India
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Man Detained For Defiling A Six Year Old Girl

A 26 year old man, Deniel Essien, who happens to be a barber has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly defiling a six year old girl.

The arrest took place after a complaint was lodged to the police by Ayoola Tolulope, the victim’s mother, who resided on Olufemi Oshin Street, Alagbole, Akute, in the Ifo Local Government Area of the state.

There was a report that the victim’s mother had been called by her daughter’s school teacher to watch over her daughter who she claimed had confided in the teacher that a man had been sexually abusing her.

Abimbola Oyeyemi, the state Police Public Relations Officer, said this made the mother to interrogate the child and she told her that the culprit was Essien.

Oyeyemi, A Deputy Superintendent of Police, said, “On the strength of the report, the Divisional Police Officer, Ajuwon division, Afolabi Kazeem, led detectives to the area, where the suspect was promptly arrested.”

He said on interrogation, the suspect first denied the allegation.

The police spokesman added that after the girl was taken to a hospital and the medical report confirmed it, he owned up to the commission of the crime.

Source: Naija News