A 65 year old man has been arrested by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Kwara State Command for allegedly defiling a 10 year old girl in Kwara state.
Babawale Afolabi – Spokesperson of the command, disclosed this while briefing reporters at their headquarters in Ilorin on Friday the 26th March also said the suspect perpetrated the act at Agba dam area, GRA of the capital where he worked as a security guard.
The spokesman further said the suspect was arrested after a tip dropped off by a concerned neighbour who allegedly caught him red handed.
Its been announced that the suspect has confessed to his crime but claimed that the child consented to his deeds on her.
“He however stated that the minor consented to the affair since it was not only one time he had carnal knowledge of the minor,”
The spokesman said the suspect would be charged after the completion of investigation. However, will he still be charged should the child confirm, truly that he had her consent the whole time?