Men of the Bariga Police Station have nabbed one Innocent Ifunayachi, a 34 year-old man for defiling a 14 year old girl. The incident took place at the girl’s family house.
The suspect, being a friend to the family visited and found the girl eating noodles, and while she left to get him some drinks, he quickly put some quantities of dry leaves suspected to be Indian Helm in the food.
She returned and ate the food without foreknowledge of the substance added. She lost consciousness after eating the food and he took advantage of that to rape her. Detectives from the Family Support Unit arrested the suspect and he confessed to the commission of the crime.
The victim has been taken to hospital for medical treatment and forensic examination. Story by DEDEIGBO AYODEJI