Lagos - Four friends have been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly raping a 14-year old girl, Punch reports.
The suspects include Femi Olatunji, 17; Oyekanmi Rasheed, 18; Oladele Habib, 18 and John Alade, 16.
The girl while narrating her experience said she was sexually molested by the friends when she went to visit Femi, who was a tailor at his shop to help her mend her dress.
She said Femi has been making advances to her but she had been turning them down.
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She said the suspects pounced on her when she went to see a neighbour that usually sends her on errands in the same compound where Femi's shop is located.
However, the young men claimed they didn’t rape her saying it was a consensual act.
Femi said the victim has been his girlfriend for about a year and she actually paid her for the sex they had.
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