That police at Alakuko Divisional Headquarters have arrested a youth, Ganiu Amusa, 22, for allegedly raping a 5-year-old boy in Lagos State, Southwest Nigeria.
P.M.NEWS findings revealed that the victim informed his mother, Mrs. Adenike Ejigbo that his anus was aching him and when his mother asked him when he started having the pain, he said since the time Ganiu Amusa had sex with him through the anus.
Mrs. Ejigbo immediately reported the matter at Alakuko Police Station where the Divisional Police Officer, DPO, Mr Ajayi Abayomi, a Superintendent of Police, ordered investigation into the matter and Amusa was arrested.
During interrogation Amusa was alleged to have owned up to the offence.
He was thereafter transferred to the Lagos State Criminal Investigations Department SCID, Smith Street, Yaba, Lagos for further investigation.
When P.M.NEWS correspondent visited the station for further information on the issue, the DPO declined to comment, saying the case had been transferred to SCID, Panti Yaba.
When contacted the Lagos State Police image maker Mr. Joe Offor, a Deputy Superintendent of Police, DSP, promised to call back but never did until the time of filing this report.