Another suspected rape offender Patrick Onoja Igah, 26, has reportedly been arrested for allegedly raping a 7-year-old girl in a church premises in Benue.
The vile incidence as said to have occurred over the weekend at the the 7th Wonder Church, Owukpa area of Benue State, where he lured the victim to.
As reported, the State Police Command spokesperson, DSP Anene Sewuese Catherine confirmed that the young girl was sent on an errand by her parents when the suspect took her to the church and laid with her. She added that the girl has been taken to the hospital for treatment and the suspect, arrested for further investigations.
Speaking further, Anene noted that another suspect Ediga Uja, who raped a 15-year-old girl, Miss Ene, while she was returning from the farm in Otukpo town on Wednesday 3rd June is on the run and being trailed.
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He was said to have seen the teenage girl by the roadside, beat her up, dragged her into the house, raped her, then fled.
“It is true. The girl is 7-years-old. She has been taken to the hospital. The suspect is 26-years old. It happened when the girl went to buy something and the suspect lured into the 7th Wonder church where he raped“, DSP Anene reportedly said.
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