A 60-year old man, Okafor Ndubuisi has been arrested by the Police in Anambra for allegedly defiling a 9-year old girl.
The man was said to have on Sunday, lured the girl to his house at Sun Rise Estates Nkwelle Ezunaka in Oyi LGA of Anambra State, where he allegedly defiled her in his room.
Police Spokesperson in Anambra, Haruna Mohammed, said at about 2:30pm yesterday, following a tip-off, Police operatives attached 3-3 Division arrested the suspect.
“Suspect had on the same date and on different occasion allegedly defiled a 9 years old girl in his room. The scene was visited by police detectives and the victim taken to the hospital for medical examination,” Mohammed said.
He noted that the State Commissioner of Police, CP John Abang has directed that the case be transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), Awka for discreet investigation after which suspect will be charged to court for prosecution.