The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 52-year-old man identified as Jimoh Mutaliu for allegedly impregnating his 16-year-old niece for the third time in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.
According to reports, when the year-old girl got pregnant the first and second time, the suspect was able to sponsor the process that got the pregnancies terminated through abortion.
But unfortunately, this time, the father of the victim reported the case at the Adatan police division after he discovered that his daughter was pregnant and that she confessed to him that it was his brother, who is also an uncle to the victim, that was responsible for the pregnancy.
The suspect was, however, arrested on Tuesday in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, and has since confessed to the crime, Abimbola Oyeyemi, the Public Relations Officer of Ogun State Police Command revealed in a statement released on Wednesday.
The police also revealed that the suspect would be transferred to the state CIID for further investigation and prosecution.
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