A 70-year-old man, Hunsu Sunday has been arrested for allegedly defiling his 15- year-old granddaughter (name withheld) and subsequently impregnating her.
According to the Public Relations Officer of the Ogun state police command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who disclosed this to newsmen in a statement issued in Abeokuta, the old man was arrested on the 10th of November, 2020, following a complaint lodged by the victim’s aunt.
He said, “the suspect was apprehended following a complain lodged at Ado-Odo Divisional headquarters by the aunty of the victim who reported that the victim has been living with her grandfather since the demise of her mother”.
“She stated further that the victim came to inform her that her grandfather has been abusing her sexually for quite some time and she has been having strange feelings on her recently”.
“Upon the complaint, the DPO Ado-Odo, SP Michael Arowojeun detailed his detectives to the scene where the randy old man was arrested”.
“On interrogation, he confessed having carnal knowledge of his granddaughter but claimed that he didn’t know that the victim is pregnant”, Oyeyemi said.
He added that the victim has been taken to hospital for medical treatment.