A 33-year-old teacher, Akinsoku Love, has been arrested by the police in Ogun State for allegedly defiling two underage girls in Ado-Odo Local Government Area of the state.
It was gathered that the suspect lured the little girls aged six and seven into a classroom where they were playing close to their home.
‘Uncle Love’ is said to have first called one of the girls into the classroom, while sending the seven year old to buy biscuit for them. Immediately she left she defiled the six year old girl.
As soon as the other girl returned with the biscuit, he asked the six-year-old girl to go out and buy another biscuit. He then defiled his other victim.
His secret was brought to the open when the mother of one of the victims, Jenifer Mustapha noticed that her daughter was not walking properly. Upon inquiry, she told the mother what Uncle love did to her.
“She told me Uncle Love tampered with her private part. Love, lives in the same compound with us and he teaches at a private school close to the house”, she said
Mrs Mustapha, went to Onipanu Police Division, Otta, where she lodged her complaint.
Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the Ogun State police command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the second case of defilement was discovered after the suspect confessed to the crime.
“On interrogation, he admitted having carnal knowledge of one of the girls, but he claimed that he only fingered the second one.
The two victims have been taken to the hospital for medical examination.
Meanwhile the Commissioner of Police CP Ahmed Iliyasu has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to the Anti Human Trafficking and Child Labor Unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for proper Investigation and prosecution.