Category: CRIME

44-year-old Man, defiles 6-year-old girl.

Rafiu Moruf, 44-year-old, was arrested on February 11 by detectives attached to Ogun State Police Command, for allegedly defiling a six-year-old girl.

The suspect, who lives behind SS Secondary School Aferiku in Idiroko, was arrested following a complaint by the mother of the victim who reported that she noticed an unusual behavior from her daughter which prompted her to closely examine the girl.

The mother of the child further stated that on close examination, she noticed semen in her private part and on questioning the girl, she revealed to her how the suspect took her into his room and had carnal knowledge of her.

The arrest was confirmed by Ogun State police spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi,  He said upon the report, the DPO Idiroko, CSP Amodu Aloko, led detectives to the suspect’s house where he was arrested.

He said on interrogation, the suspect confessed to the commission of the crime and the state’s Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to the Anti-Human Trafficking and Child Labour Unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (SCIID) for proper investigation and prosecution.

“The victim has been taken to hospital for medical treatment and report,” he added.

EFCC arrests suspected Abuja Internet fraudsters

Three internet fraudster has been arrested by The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission at No. 24, 1st Avenue, Fort Royal Estate, Airport Road, Abuja.

The suspects, Marvin Nwankwo, Prince Ojenike and Jude Olatekobowale, allegedly created a Facebook account with the following names: Rodney David, David Rodgers and Carlos David, respectively.

Speaking with Tony Orilade, the acting EFCC spokesman, in Abuja on Tuesday, explained  that their arrest was based on intelligence report that the suspects had turned the said residence into their office, using laptops, phones and other gadgets to defraud innocent people, including foreigners, of their hard earned money and other valuables.

The intelligence further revealed that the suspects, aged between 22 and 30 years, used the proceeds of their crime to acquire different cars, including a Mercedes Benz GLK SUV and a Toyota Corolla, among others.

On receipt of the intelligence report, Orilade said operatives of the EFCC mounted surveillance on the building in order to monitor the activities of the suspects.

“After thorough investigation, the suspects were arrested and items, which included several laptops of different makes, very expensive mobile phones, modems and many SIM cards, among others, were recovered from them.

“The suspects will soon be charged to court” he said.