The Lagos State Police Command have arrested a man identified as Brimcewil Tabi for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl identified as Favour Okechukwu to death.
The incident was said to have happened on Wednesday 30th of September in Ejigbo area of Lagos State.
According to a statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, SP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Favour’s mother sent her on an errand to buy a carton of Gala for her at Olanrewaju street, Ejigbo at about 8.30pm.
”When Favor did not return on time, a search party was raised to look for her, till when her father came back from work and himself started looking for the girl. Later information got to them that a girl had been raped to death at No.4, Olanrewaju street Ejigbo. On getting there, the body of Favor Okechukwu was found dead in a room that belongs to one Ajom Brimcewil Tabi at No.4, Olanrewaju street, Ejigbo, Lagos. The body was found stark naked with blood flowing out of her private part. ” Adejobi said
The spokesperson said that suspect has been arrested and is currently in police custody, adding that the state Commissioner of police, Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered a thorough Investigation into the case.