A randy 28-year-old man has allegedly lured an eight-year-old girl with biscuits to his room and defiled her.
The suspect, Adetayo Razaq has been arrested by the police for the dastardly act.
Lagos police spokesman, Bala Elkana, said the incident occurred last Thursday.
He said the father of the girl, who live at Gegenla Area, Agunfoye, Ikorodu, reported at Ikorodu Police Station that when he returned home, he met his eight years old daughter (name withheld) in pains, complaining of discomfort and stomach aches.
“The father left the girl with her two brothers ages 10 and 12 as their parents are separated and living apart.
“On inquiry, she told her father that on 31/03/2020, one Adetayo Razaq ‘m’ 28 years old of Alladi Ijelu Street, Agunfoye, Ikorodu gave her biscuits and took her to his room where he had carnal knowledge of her.
“The survivor is taken to hospital for treatment and forensic examination. The suspect, a tiller and father of two, has been arrested by detectives from the Juvenile Welfare Centre, Ikorodu Police Station.
“The Commissioner of Police has directed that the case be transferred to Gender Unit, Command Headquarters, Ikeja for discreet investigation and diligent prosecution,” he said.
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