Ogun - A 25-year-old man, Ishau Arowolo, has been arrested for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl to death in Orisada-Eyo Community in the Yewa South Local Government Area of Ogun state, Punch reports.
The suspect, who was arrested by the Ogun State Police Command, was said to have drowned the girl after raping her.
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The victim, Sofiatu Akilolu, who was a Basic five pupil of the Local Government Authority Primary School, had been sent by her parents to a river in the area to fetch water when she was attacked and raped by Arowolo.
The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi, confirmed the incident. He added that the police had charged the suspect to court.
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