RAPE: Man, 75, in Police Net Over Rape of 5-Year-Old
The Police Command in Enugu State has arrested Moses Eze, a 75-year-old man accused of defiling a five year-old-girl. The command’s spokesperson, Ebere Amaraizu, in a statement on Saturday in Enugu, said that the incident happened on Sept. 12 in Eha Alumona community in Nsukka Local Government Area of the state.
Amaraizu said that operatives of the Criminal Investigations Department had spoken with the accused to unravel why he committed the act in view of his age. We have further gathered that the victim’s mother had sent her on errand on that fateful day with her friend.The suspect, who was said to be lurking around the vicinity, sent the friend of the victim on an errand before he lured the victim into the bush,’’ the police officer said.