A 60-year old man, Mukadam Azeez, has been arrested for defiling a 12-year old girl.
According to the police spokesperson, one Esther Olalekan of Agbongbon area, Ibadan, reported that her daughter, (name withheld) was defiled by the accused person.
Azeez, who lived in the same house with his victim, was said to have committed the crime on April 2 at about 6 p.m.
Clet-Ilobanafor added that medical examinations carried out on the victim revealed that penetration actually took place.
She added that when interrogated, the accused person confessed to the crime.
The case, she said, had been transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID) for appropriate actions. (NAN