Two men arrested for filming a teenage girl while raping her in Anambra
The police in Anambra state have arrested two men for allegedly filming a 12-year old girl while one of them raped her in Ozubulu, Ekwusigo Local Government Area of the State.
The spokesperson of the state police command, Haruna Mohammed, who disclosed this in a statement released on Friday June 19, said one of the suspects, Sunday Akanigbo (30) reportedly raped the victim, while his accomplice, Ikemefuna Muoma (28), was said to be filming the dastardly act.
Haruna said both men have confessed to the crime and would be charged to court soon.
“ON THE 18/6/2020 AT ABOUT 1:45PM, POLICE OPERATIVES ATTACHED TO OZUBULU DIVISION ARRESTED ONE SUNDAY AKANIGBO ‘M’ AGED 30 YEARS OF AMAKWA OZUBULU IN EKWUSIGO LGA OF ANAMBRA STATE.
SUSPECT HAD IN THE MONTH OF APRIL THIS YEAR ALLEGEDLY DEFILED A TWELVE YEARS OLD GIRL WHILE HIS ACCOMPLICE ONE IKEMEFUNA MUOMA ‘M’ AGED 28 YEARS OF SAME ADDRESS ALSO ARRESTED FILMED THE DASTARDLY ACT.
MEANWHILE, SUSPECTS HAVE VOLUNTARILY CONFESSED TO THE OFFENCES AND THE VIDEO CLIP WAS RECOVERED IN THEIR POSSESION AS EXHIBIT. SCENE WAS VISITED BY POLICE DETECTIVES AND VICTIM TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL FOR MEDICAL EXAMINATION.
THE COMMISSIONER OF POLICE CP JOHN B. ABANG, FDC HAS DIRECTED THAT THE CASE BE TRANSFERRED TO THE STATE CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION DEPARTMENT, AWKA FOR DISCREET INVESTIGATION AFTER WHICH SUSPECTS WOULD BE CHARGED TO COURT FOR PROSECUTION.”