Men of the Nigeria Police Force belonging to Orji Divisional Police Headquarters in Imo State reportedly arrested a middle-aged man for allegedly violating two minors sexually.
According to the report, the culprits, Uchenna Mbahotu sexually defiles two daughters of his neighbours whom he usually plays with, taken advantage of the good relationship with their parent.
The two underaged girls, Chinemerem Akagha, 11 and Nmesoma Akagha, 9-years-old are siblings of the same parent, Naija News understands.
It was reported that the culprit was arrested after the mother of the two minors, Mrs Blessing Akagha reported the incident to the Orji Divisional Police Headquarters, which lead to his arrest around Nkwo Orji area of Owerri North LGA of Imo State.
Speaking about the incident, Mrs Akagha revealed that Uchenna is a next-door neighbour to them, and usually plays with her two daughters as good neighbours do.
She said, “He has used the closeness he had with us to perpetrate the evil act. How could I have known that he is dubious to this extent?”
However, a medical report carried out on both girls revealed that only Nmesoma Akagha was defiled by the suspect.
The culprit is currently in Police custody as an investigation is still ongoing before he will be finally be presented before court as revealed by the state Police Public Relations Officer, Orlando Ikeokwu.
Meanwhile, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) has confirmed the arrest of a man who beat up his wife and boasted about it on Facebook.