An Okada man who conspired with another man to gang-r,ape an18-year-old female passenger in Ogun State has been nabbed.
The sad incident, according to the police, happened on Tuesday at Ogijo, Sagamu Local Government Area of Ogun.
Police spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi said the suspects, Emmanuel Thompson and Joshua Godwin who had forced their way into the legs of the girl have been arrested.
Oyeyemi, confirmed that the victim reported the incident at the Ogijo police division, leading to the arrest of the suspects.
Giving background details on what happened, the police said the victim (name withheld) boarded a commercial motorcycle at about 8:00 am from MRI company area to Ogijo bus stop on Tuesday; “but on the way, the rider who carried another male passenger with her suddenly diverted to another route, while the other male passenger started threatening to kill her if she did not cooperate with them.”
Oyeyemi said the teenager reported that “they f%rcefully took her to a room in one house in the area, where two other men were waiting for them. On getting there, the two men they met in the room and the accompanied male passenger took turns to have f%rcefully have s*x with her.”
Acting on the report, the DPO of Ogijo division, CSP Onatufe Umoh, was said to have detailed his detectives to the scene, where two of the suspects were apprehended as other accomplices escaped. However, the suspects confessed to the crime.