Lagos - The Lagos Police Command has arrested a 35-year-old man, Andrew Ekanem, for allegedly raping his neighbour’s daughter in the Bariga area of Lagos State, Punch reports.
The 14-year-old victim who is being treated for tuberculosis was attacked by the suspect when she went outside to ease herself at their house on Akilo Street according to the mother of the victim.
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A medical report revealed that the victim sustained bruises in her private parts after she was taken to the Gbagada General Hospital for testing and treatment.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Lagos State Command, Kenneth Nwosu, confirmed the incident, adding that the suspect had been taken to court.
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