Police arrest man, 26, for defiling 2-yr-old girl

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ABEOKUTA — The Ogun State Police Command  said it has arrested one Kehinde Adejuwon, 26, for allegedly  having carnal knowledge of a two-year-old girl at Oja Odan  in  Yewa North Local Government Area of Ogun  State.

Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Muyiwa Adejobi stated this  in a  statement in Abeokuta.

According to Adejobi, “the suspect was arrested by a team of detectives attached to Ayetoro Division of the command, led by the Divisional Police Officer in charge of Ayetoro, Superintendent of Police Gbola Adigun, when the father of the victim alerted the police

“The suspect, who confessed to the crime, regretted his actions but he will be made to face the wrath of the law as the offence he committed is condemned by the law of our land and Nigerian culture and tradition.

“The Commissioner of Police Ogun State, CP Ikemefuna Okoye, has ordered that the case be transferred to the Anti Human Trafficking and Child Labour Unit of the State CID, Eleweran, Abeokuta for necessary action.”

“The command will always wage war against such terrible individuals who are fond of engaging themselves in ungodly acts.

“We will always work hand in hand with relevant agencies to put and end to this menace.  Enough is enough”, he said.

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