Man Arrested For Raping A Fried Potato Seller In Ogun State

The police spokesperson said the victim was a fried potato and bean cake seller along Church Street in the Ojere area when the incident happened.

         According to the reporters

The Ogun State Police command says it has arrested a 29-year-old man for sexually harassing a 21-year-old woman.

Ogun state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, made us know on his statement on Sunday.

He also said the man had been arrested on May 7, 2020.

The PPRO said the arrest was followed by the report from the victim at the Adigbe Divisional Headquarters in Abeokuta.

The police spokesperson said the victim was a fried potato and bean cake seller along Church Street in the Ojere area when the incident happened.

"She went further, saying that on her arrival at the house, the suspect forcefully dragged her into his room and slept with her without her consent.

"Above the report, the DPO, Adigbe Division, CSP Austin Okpadile, sent his men to the scene and the suspect was immediately arrested. 

“After series of interrogation, the suspect, who initially denied the allegation, later confessed that he sexually harresed the woman.

"He stated that he had been making advances to the woman for some time but she had been turning him down, and when he saw her selling fried potato, he decided to use that as an opporunity to get her to his bed,” Oyeyemi told PUNCH.

Tread Started by: Neon Emmanuel On 11:35am May 11