A 24-year old man, Abubakar Temitope, has been arrested in Lagos State for allegedly engaging a 12-year old girl in sex romp while claiming that the victim tempted him and he was forced to penetrate her.
P.M.EXPRESS reports that the incident happened at Lafiage Street, Lekki Ajah area of Lagos, where they reside.
The suspect was said to have returned from work in the afternoon on the day the incident happened, when the parents of the victim were not at home, lured her into his apartment and engaged her in sex.
While he was in the act, one of their neighbours, who saw what happened, revealed it to girl’s parents, who confronted the victim and she opened up on what happened.
The matter was reported to the Police and the suspect was arrested. He was later transferred to the Gender Section of the Lagos State Police Command for interrogation over the dastardly act.
During interrogation, the suspect reportedly admitted to have slept with her but that it was with her consent after she had tempted him and lured him into the act.
However, he did not disclose how he was tempted and lured into the act as he claimed but the Police found him culpable.