By: Okosun Dennis
A 33-year-old Ejike Kanu has been arrested by the Anambra State Police Command for allegedly luring his neighbour’s daughter, a 7 years old girl and had unlawful carnal knowledge with her inside his wife’s shop.
The Anambra State Police Command spokesperson, SP Haruna Mohammed, said the suspect was arrested on the 6th October, 2020 by Police operatives attached to Okpoko Division.
He revealed that the suspect is a native of Elugwu Mkporo in Ohafia LGA of Abia State but resides at Umuobom street Okpoko, Anambra State.
He further revealed that when the Police detectives visited the scene and took the victim to the hospital for medical examination, it was found out that there was penetration as confirmed by the medical doctor.
Meanwhile, SP Mohammed said the suspect has voluntarily confessed and attributed his act to devil’s influence.
Reiterating, he further added that the case would be transferred to the State criminal investigation department for discreet investigation as directed by the Commissioner of Police, CP John B. Abang, after which the suspect would be charged to court for prosecution.