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Man arrested for raping four-year-old girl

16 February 2015, 10:18

Abuja - A 25-year-old man has been arrested in Lagos State after it was alleged that he had raped a four-year-old girl, PUNCH has reported.

The suspect, Kingsley Churchill, is allegedly to have raped the girl on January 24 after inserting two fingers into the minor's vagina.

The case was reported to officials after the girl's parents discovered that she had been assaulted.

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The defendant has appeared before the Ebute Meta Magistrate's Court on one count of sexual assault. He pleaded not guilty to the charge.

Churchill has been granted bail of N50,000 with two sureties in like sum.

The case has been adjourned to March 4.

Read more at PUNCH


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