Osun - The Osun State Police Command has apprehended 26-year-old Rafiu Idowu for allegedly raping and killing his 10-year-old cousin, Vanguard reports.
The victim, Tawa Bilawu, was said to have visited Rafiu at his family residence at Ile-Ogbo in Ayedire Local Government Area of the state where she was allegedly raped and killed.
Rafiu said the victim, Tawa always pays him a visit at his residence, but they have never had sexual intercourse until that day.
He said Tawa lured him to bed, but he had to strangle her to death during the act when she started screaming to attract the neighbours.
The police said the suspect will remain in custody for further investigation.
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