Police has arrested a 55-year-old man for defiling a seven-year-old girl on Monday in Ogidi, Idemili area of Anambra State. It was revealed that the girl had gone to ease herself when the man asked her to come.
The girl allegedly turned down the suspect’s approach on the ground that her mother had told her not to answer strangers. Not satisfied, the suspect allegedly pounced on her, stripped and raped her.
It was gathered that as the girl was struggling to free herself from the grip of the randy bachelor, she sustained injuries .
Her Uncle, Mr Emeka Onuegbe, who spoke to Daily Sun said, “the girl was bleeding profusely when she returned and told the mother what happened.”
The Ogidi Divisional Police Officer, (DPO), Mr Hassan Musa, confirmed the incident and said that investigation has commenced on the matter.