A man, identified as, Ike Iwuanyanwu has been arrested by Lagos State Police Command for allegedly raping and impregnating his 15-year-ol daughter at Ajao Estate, Isolo area of the state. After carrying out the unholy act, he allegedly beat his wife and daughter, warning them not to disclose the incident to anyone.
Iwuanyanwu, who was a company’s driver, living on Anuoluwapo Street in the estate, was arrested on Wednesday after the matter was reported at the Ajao Estate Police Division. The victim had been taken into custody by the Lagos State Government.
It was learnt that Priscilla’s mother, however, informed her family members on Wednesday, who went to the girl’s school to confirm the story from her.
The case was thereafter reported to the state Ministry of Youth and Social Development, which informed the police.
Priscilla’s mother allegedly took the 15-year-old to a place where the pregnancy was aborted. The pregnancy was said to have been aborted before she was rescued and taken into custody by government officials.
The police arrested Priscilla’s mother on Thursday for involvement in the alleged abortion.
The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Dolapo Badmos, confirmed the incident.