Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command say they have arrested a 25- year- old class teacher at a nursery and primary school in Ago Iwoye for allegedly having unlawful carnal knowledge of a 13-year- old girl(name withheld), who is a pupil in his class.
Crime report from the command indicated that he suspect was nabbed on Thursday the 19th of May 2022.
The police gave the name of the suspect as Ayobami Runsewe.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi was arrested following a report lodged at Ago Iwoye divisional headquarters by the victim’s mother.
He said she came to the station with the victim and reported that the suspect lured the victim to his house at Ayegbami area of Ago Iwoye after the school lesson at about 4.30 pm and forcefully had unlawful carnal knowledge of her.
The state police spokesman added that the blood soaked pants of the victim was brought to the station as an evidence.
Acting on the report, the Divisional Police Officer, Ago Iwoye, SP Noah Adekanye detailed detectives to the scene, where the randy teacher was promptly arrested.
Oyeyemi said during interrogation, the suspect initially denied having anything with the victim, but when the victim confronted him, he was unable to say anything further.
Meanwhile, the state Commissioner of Police, Lanre Bankole 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 possible prosecution.