A 60-year-old man in Anambra identified as Okafor Ndubuisi has been apprehended by the police for allegedly defiling a 9-year-old girl.
Ndubuisi is reported to be a resident of Sun Rise Estates Nkwelle Ezunaka in Oyi LGA of Anambra State and has been accused of defiling the minor several times.
He was arrested at about 2.30 pm on Sunday, July 13, 2020, after a tip-off.
The state police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed, stated the Commissioner of Police John Abang has instructed that the case be transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department in Awka for discreet investigation after which the suspect would be charged to court for prosecution.
The statement reads:
On the 12/7/2020 at about 2:30: pm following a tip-off, Police operatives attached 3-3 Division arrested one Okafor Ndubuisi ‘m’ aged 60years of Sun Rise Estates Nkwelle Ezunaka in Oyi LGA of Anambra State.
Suspect had on the same date and on different occasion allegedly defiled a 9 years old girl in his room. Scene was visited by police detectives and victim taken to the hospital for medical examination.
Meanwhile,the Commissioner of Police *CP John B.Abang,fdc* has directed that the case be transferred to the State Criminal investigation Department,Awka for discreet investigation after which suspect would be charged to court for prosecution please.”