An electrician on Baale Street, in the Ijora Badia area of Lagos State, has been arrested by the police for allegedly molesting his neighbour’s daughter.
The suspect, Emeka Okoroafor, reportedly lured the primary two pupil into his apartment twice and raped her at knifepoint.
Punch Metro learnt that Okoroafor sexually assaulted the 13-year-old for the first time on Thursday, April 19, after he allegedly asked her to bring a bucket into his room.
The following day, when the victim was playing with her friends, 36-year-old Okoroafor reportedly took her into his apartment and raped her again.
It was gathered that the girl’s mother, who had gone to a mosque to observe Asri (4pm prayer) when the incident happened on Friday, returned home and saw her daughter’s slippers at the suspect’s doorstep. Read more