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Man, 45, arrested for allegedly raping 12-years old girl

A 45 years old man  Taofeek Kolawole was yesterday, nabbed for allegedly having a canal knowlege of a 12 years old girl (name witheld) in his house in Abeokuta.

Saturday Vanguard’s checks  revealed that, Kolawole who was  a security guard with a Chinese Company  lured the primary six pupil with a mobile phone when she came into his house to fetch water.

It was further learnt that,the girl had entered the  house located   at  Kemta Housing Estate idi-Aba to fetch water  where the suspect was working as a  guard before she was locked up by the man and was allegedly raped .

Nemesis however caught up with the man when the  mother of the girl traced her daughter to the place after her unsusal long stay.

It was learnt that the mother of the girl was shocked when she saw the bucket outside the house  while door to the house was under lock and key and the guard was also nowhere to be found.

The mother  was reported to have  suspected a foul play and  knocked  the door several times, but, the door was   not opened,prompted her to  raise alarm .

According to an eye witness ,the man was apprehended by the neighbour as he was about to bolt away and subsequently  handed him  over to the policemen at the Estate .

The  victim was however,  taken to Federal Medical Centre(FMC), Idi-Aba, Abeokuta for medical examination.
When contacted, Ogun State Police Command Public Relations Officer,Muyiwa Adejobi confirmed the incident.

”The suspect is in our custody,as investigation continues. We have also taken the victim to hospital for medical examination’ Adejobi said.



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