A 33- year- old man caught allegedly defiling a seven- year- old girl inside his own wife’ s shop in Okpoko, Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra State. The man has been given over to the police for more interrogations.
Reports had it that the man who was identifed as, Ejike Kanu allegedly forcefully grap the little girl and took her into the small shop where his wife sells provisions and forcefully had canal knowledge of her, inside the store.
The suspect according to the Police Public Relations Officer of the Anambra State Police Command, SP Haruna Mohammed, was apprehended immediately the police got the call, the police PRO said the suspect has confessed to the crime, accepting his actions to be that of the devil.
Speaking on how the suspect was apprehended the police PRO added that On the 6/10/2020, Police detectives attached to Okpoko Division apprehended one Ejike Kanu 33 years, a native of Elugwu Mkporo in Ohafia LGA of Abia State, but resides at Umuobom Street, Okpoko, Anambra State.
He said that upon receiving the distress call which was put across to the police the police team swung into actions and got the man arrested.
The man who is currently at the police custody has sworn to pay all the medical bills of the poor innocent girl who he forcefully had canal knowledge of.
Meanwhile the child parents are asking that the man should be charged to court for his crime.
The little girl who spoke to the police on arriving the hospital said the man deceived her and told her that he was going to buy her food, unknownly for her the man had a bad intentions.
The police commissioner who confirmed the suspect said the man was so heartless to have defiled such a young girl.
He will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.