A 70-year- old man, Hunsu Sunday has been arrested by the men of the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly defiling and impregnating his 15-year-old granddaughter(name withheld).
The randy old man, according to the state Police Public Relations Officer Abimbola Oyeyemi, was nabbed on Tuesday 10th of November 2020, when the aunty of the victim reported the matter to the police.
According to the state police spokesman, the Aunty of the victim said the victim who had been living with the grandpa since she lost her mother told her the old man (grandpa) had been defiling her and she was feeling funny in her body.
After the lodgement of complaints at the Ado Odo Divisional Police Headquarters of the command, the Divisional Police Officer,Michael Arowojeun detailed detectives to the scene where the old man was promptly arrested.
Oyeyemi added that during interogation, he confessed having carnal knowledge of his granddaughter but claimed that he didn’t know that the victim was pregnant.
He said the victim has been taken to the hospital for medical treatment.
Meanwhile, the state Commissioner of Police, Edward Ajogun has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to the Anti-Human Trafficking and Child Labour Unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation and prosecution.