Father Catches Man Defiling His Daughter In Oyo


Men of the Oyo State Police Command have arrested a man for allegedly defiling a girl in Oluyole area of Ibadan. He was said to have been caught raping the girl in a bush.

The suspect allegedly lured the girl into the bush before forcefully having carnal knowledge of her, while the victim shouted for help.

The victim’s cry reportedly drew the attention of her father, who rushed to the scene and caught the man in the act.

State Police Public Relations Officer, Olabisi Clet-Ilobanafor, confirmed the story, saying, “The father of the victim, who reported the crime, said he heard his daughter screaming in a nearby bush and that when he rushed there, he saw the suspect on top of his daughter, having carnal knowledge of the victim by force.

“The father said he saw the suspect holding the girl by the neck.”

After rescuing the victim, the suspect was arrested and taken to the State Criminal Investigation Department, SCID.

She said the state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Mohammed Indabawa, had directed that the case be immediately charged to court like other r*pe cases.