A 17-year old boy caught with their neighbor’s 7-year old girl has opened up and confessed to the police that he wanted to taste sex and lured the victim into it in order to achieve his desire. The boy
landed in trouble after he was caught and handed
over to the police for sleeping with the little girl.
The incident happened at Idowu Fadeyi Street in Ayobo, Lagos, where they reside. The boy was caught by their neighbors and reported to the little girl’s parents. Her parents then reported the assault to the police at Ayobo Division and he was arrested.
The matter was transferred to the Gender Section of the State Police Command for further investigation. the boy admitted that he attempted to have sex with the victim but was unable to penetrate her because of the size of his joystick. However, the police found him culpable and charged him before the Ogba Magistrates court for rape and threatening to kill the victim.
When he was arraigned before the court, he pleaded not guilty. The prosecutor, Mr. Christopher John, informed the court that both the defendant and the victim were minors and asked the court to use its discretion to determine the next line of the action.
The Presiding Magistrate, Mr. Peter Nwaka, admitted the boy on bail with the sum N100,000 with two sureties in like sum. He was remanded in custody pending when he will perfect his bail condition. The matter was adjourned till 22nd October 2018.