A 30-year-old man, Segun Olawoyin, has been arrested for raping the 16-year-old daughter of his friend at Mapara Makogi, Ibafo, Ogun State.
The suspect allegedly committed the crime at the residence of the victim’s parents while they were attending a church service.
His arrest followed a report by the victim at Ibafo police station, that the suspect came to their house on the said date, at about 1:30 p.m, asking for her parents.
She stated further that having realised that her parents had gone to church, Olawoyin grabbed her and forcefully had carnal knowledge of her.
In an attempt to rescue herself, she gave the suspect serious bite, but he still had his way.
On interrogation, the suspect who confessed to being a friend to the family of the victim, claimed not to know what came over him that made him do such thing to the girl who always saw him as her brother.