The Ogun State Police Command on Thursday, arrested a 70 years old septuagenarian, Hunsu Sunday over allegation of impregnating his 15 year-old granddaughter.
The Command’s Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who made the disclosure in a statement, stated that the man was apprehended based on a complaint made by a relation of the victim, at the Ado-Odo Division.
The complainant, reported that the victim, had been living with the suspect, since the demise of her mother.
The victim was said to have informed the relation about how her grandfather had been abusing her sexually.
This information led the DPO Ado-Odo, SP Michael Arowojeun, who detailed his men and effect the arrest of the suspect.
The statement reads in part, “On interrogation, he confessed having carnal knowledge of his granddaughter, but claimed that he didn’t know that the victim is pregnant. The victim has been taken to hospital for medical treatment.”
The State Commissioner of Police, CP Edward Awolowo Ajogun, had ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to anti-human trafficking and child labour unit of the state criminal investigation and intelligence department for further investigation and prosecution.