Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command on Friday confirmed the arrest of a 70-year-old man, Hunsu Sunday for impregnating his 15-year-old granddaughter
Sunday was arrested following a complaint lodged by the victim’s aunty at the Ado-Odo divisional headquarters in Ota, Ogun State.
The victim (name withheld), who had been living with the grandfather since the demise of her mother, claimed that ‘her grandfather has been abusing her sexually for quite some time and she has been having strange feelings on her recently’.
Confirming the development, The State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi said Sunday upon interrogation confessed to have been having carnal knowledge of the victim but isn’t aware of her pregnancy.
Correspondent John Felix reports that Sunday is to be transferred to the anti-human trafficking and child labour unit of the state criminal investigation and intelligence department for further investigation and prosecution as ordered by the state commissioner of Police, Edward Ajogun.
The victim has been taken to hospital for medical treatment.