Two Custom officers nabbed for rape

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By Esther Onyegbula
Lagos— Two Customs officers, Felola Uzezi and Mohammed Sanni, attached to Gbaji Customs checkpoint, are being quizzed by the Police over the alleged rape of a 23-year-old girl.

The incident reportedly occurred in Limca Bus Stop area, along Badagry Expressway, residence of one of the suspects, Felola Uzezi.

It was learnt that the victim (names withheld) and Uzezi became friends on Facebook, a social media platform. She agreed to visit the suspect after months of online chatting.

According to reports, Uzezi invited Sanni over to his place when the victim, who resides around Badagry area, came visiting.

Uzezi was said to have pleaded with the victim to allow him make love to her. She refused, saying she was on her monthly circle. However, when Sanni arrived, they became violent and allegedly took turns raping her. Afterwards, Uzezi was said to have given the victim his boxers shorts to clean up with.

She immediately reported the incident to Area K Police Command and the suspects were picked up. Officers were said to have found blood stains on Uzezi’s bed and the boxers with which the victim allegedly cleaned up herself.

Vanguard gathered that case will be transferred to Panti for further investigation.

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