A suspected serial rapist identified as Emeka, has been arrested by the policemen attached to Ilasa Division in Lagos after allegedly defiling a five-year-old girl in Ilasamaja area of Lagos.

Reports gathered revealed that the victim was the Sixth girl to be raped by the suspect. Emeka usually lure girls between the ages of five and six with biscuits and sweets into bathroom and toilets, where he rapes them.

He met his Waterloo weekend, after a tenant caught him in the act with the five-year-old and raised the alarm.

A resident identified as Tolani Bakare told news men that;

“ Emeka gave the girl biscuit, took her into the toilet and raped her.

“The girl was heard crying. Her elder sister, who was looking for her, heard her voice and started calling her name. At that point, Emeka rushed out of the toilet and bolted. The victim told her sister that Emeka had been doing it to her for some time. “That was not the first time he has done such an act. He has done it to five other children between ages five and six, but he would end up begging their parents to forgive him.”

The mother of the victim reported the incident to policemen at Ilasamaja Division, the policemen arrested Emeka by 10pm from his hideout in the area. It was learnt that Emeka’s family members tried to bribe the Police but were rebuffed by the Divisional Police Officer, Superintend Oriyomi Oluwasanmi. It was also revealed that the victim’s hymen had been broken and that there was penetration.

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