Men of Ogun State Police Command have arrested three men for allegedly gang-raping a 22-year-old girl.
The suspects identified as Ramoni Yusuf, 24, Abiodun Sikiru, 23, and Moses Oluwasegun 23, were arrested following a complaint lodged at Adatan Divisional Police Headquarters.
Parading the suspects before newsmen, the police spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the victim had reported that she followed her boyfriend identified as Abass Ramoni who is now at large, to the Glorious Guy Carnival on the 3rd of January 2019 at Elega junction Abeokuta. Shortly after the carnival, at about 2.00am of 4th January 2019, she followed her boyfriend to his residence at Osoba Street, Elega Abeokuta to pass the night, unknown to her that the boyfriend had arranged four of his friends in his house who suddenly stormed the room and raped her one after the other.
“Upon the report, the DPO of Adatan Division CSP Oluwadare Joshua led his detectives to the area. Three out of the five hoodlums were apprehended. The victim was quickly taken to the General Hospital for medical treatment and that report confirmed that the victim was raped” he said
The case has since been transferred to Anti Human Trafficking and Child Labor Unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for proper investigation and prosecution of the suspects.