The Adatan Police Command has arrested three young men accused of gang-raping a 22-year-old girl whose boyfriend masterminded the assault in Abeokuta, Ogun state.
The victim who reported the suspects to the police revealed that the incident took place at her boyfriend, Abass Ramoni’s house when she decided to spend the night at his residence along Osoba Street in the Elega area of Abeokuta after a carnival.
Unknown to her, the said boyfriend had arranged four of his friends to carry out sexual acts against her. The young men are reported to have jumped on her and forcefully took turns in assaulting the helpless girl.
The police spokesperson in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi confirmed the incident and also added that the Divisional Police Officer of Adatan Division, CSP Oluwadare Joshua sprang into action once the matter was reported.
Two of the suspects, including Abass Ramoni escaped at large while the police arrested three of them. The apprehended men are Abiodun Sikiru, 23; Ramoni Yusuf, 24; and Moses Oluwasegun, 23.
It was confirmed at the General Hospital where the victim was taken for medical treatment that she was indeed raped.
The case was recommended to be transferred to the Anti Human Trafficking and Child Labor Unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for proper investigation and prosecution of the suspects.