A 49-year-old man, Ubong Williams Akpan, has been arrested for allegedly defiling his 12-year-old daughter.
According to report, the command’s spokesman for the Police in Ogun State, Abimbola Oyeyemi, disclosed that the suspect was arrested on Friday, April 2nd, following a report lodged at Itele Ota divisional headquarters by the victim.
He stated that the girl had reported at the police station that her father had been sexually abusing her since the age of seven.
Adding that the abuse has been going on for the past five years, and when she could no longer bear it, she decided to complain to the police.
Upon the report, the DPO of Itele-Ota division, CSP Monday Unoegbe, was said to have detailed his detectives to the scene where the suspect was promptly arrested.
“On interrogation, he confessed to the commission of the crime, claiming that his wife is appearing too old, and she is no longer looking attractive to him,” Oyeyemi said.