HomeNEWSLagos: 4 teenagers arrested for alleged gang rape

Lagos: 4 teenagers arrested for alleged gang rape

Lagos State Police operatives in Ejigbo Division have arrested 4 suspects that allegedly gang-raped one teenager.

The mother of the victim, Tawa Abbey, of No 200, Mafo Bus Stop, Idimu Road, Ejigbo, reported the incident to the police.

Abbey said her daughter (name withheld) went to buy food at Lafenwa Street, Ejigbo when a group of boys accosted her with dangerous weapons and threatened to kill her.

They forcefully had carnal knowledge of the teenager in a room at No 33, Alhaji Obe Street, Ejigbo.

The suspects are Jimoh Kamoru (16), Lukman Basit (16), Sunday Aleshinloye (16) and Ifeoluwa Alabi.

Items recovered from them included cutlasses and substances suspected to be Indian hemp.

Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered the Divisional Police Officers to rid their areas of criminals.

He directed that the Ejigbo matter be transferred to the Gender Unit of the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti in Yaba, for investigation and prosecution.


Share this story
Written by

Signature TV is a multi-media company, owners and operators of signaturetv.org and producers of The Signature Show on AIT and Corruption Tori. Our programmes are broadcast on the AIT Network and on Seven NTA stations across the country. We are content providers for a number of television networks and some State TV stations, with a respected 24/7, high online and offline followership. We are also Communications/Media Consultants to MacArthur Foundation, Ford Foundation and OSIWA.

No comments

Leave a Reply

Daily Updates

Subscribe to get news updates