A 30-year-old man, Ama Inya Okoro, was Thursday arrested for defiling a two-year-old girl in Unwana, Afikpo North local government area of Ebonyi State.
ASP Chris Anyanwu, the state police command spokesman told Leadership correspondent in Abakaliki, that the suspect committed the crime while the victim was asleep.
The force spokesman revealed that the suspect will soon be charged to court and pleaded with parents to watch over their children although despite the fact that police is doing its best to curb such development.
The PPRO also paraded a 27-year-old teacher, Kingsley Sunday, was also arrested for abducting two of his pupils, one Kolakpo Kosoko and the sister Tolu, whom have both been transferred to the Ogun State Police Command for further investigation into the matter.
Anyanwu disclosed that both children have been united with their families, who reside in Ogun State.
“We have concluded our own investigation regarding the kidnap of the two children by their teacher and, on Thursday morning, a team of police officers from our command escorted the suspects to Ogun State for continuation of the investigation and prosecution of the victims. The victims have been re-united with their parents and have also gone back to Ogun State were the reside” he said.