NSCDC nabs man, 22, for defiling 7-year-old girl in Kwara



Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kwara Command, has arrested a 22-year- man alleged rape of a seven-year- girl.

The command’s Public Relations (PRO), Mr Babawale Afolabi, made the disclosure statement issued on Thursday .

Afolabi said that the alleged rapist an OND Business Administration graduate of Kwara State Polytechnic.

“He arrested by the officers of NSCDC, Kosubosu division, at Yashikira, an hour drive from Kosubodu, and taken to their office further investigation.

“The father of the seven-year- minor got to know about the incident when he noticed that the girl could not walk properly and also saw traces of blood on her clothe,” Afolabi said.

He added that the minor could not talk about the rape due to the threat by the suspect that she would be killed if she told anyone about it.

The police spokesman said that during interrogation, the suspect admitted committing the crime, claiming that he did not know came him.

He, however, said that the girl had been taken to the hospital proper examination.

Afolabi said that after thorough investigation, the suspect would be charged to court. (NAN)