A 70-year-old grand father, Hunsu Sunday, has been arrested by Ogun State police for allegedly impregnating his 15-year-old granddaughter.
According to a statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, Hunsu was apprehended based on a complaint made by a relation of the victim, at the Ado-Odo Division.
Oyetemi said the complainant told the police that the victim had been living with the suspect since the demise of her mother and that the victim was said to have informed the relation of how her grandfather had been sexually abusing.
DPO Ado-Odo, SP Michael Arowojeun and his men arrested the suspect after the information was received.
The man confessed after interrogation that he has been having carnal knowledge of his granddaughter, but claimed that he didn’t know that the victim is pregnant. The victim has been taken to hospital for medical treatment.” the statement in part read
Oyeyemi added that the State Commissioner of Police, CP Edward Awolowo Ajogun, had ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to anti-human trafficking and child labour unit of the state criminal investigation.
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