The suspect, Rasaq Tahoeed
The Ogun state police have arrested a 22-year-old tricycle rider (Keke Napep) for allegedly r*ping his feminine passenger and dispossessing her of her valuables.
The rider, Rasaq Tahoeed, was arrested following a misery name acquired by the police on the Ifo division at about 4am on Monday.
His middle-aged passenger, who was mentioned to have boarded the tricycle at Iyana Coker in Ifo, had raised the alarm that Taoheed was taking her to an unknown vacation spot.
In a press release on Monday, the Ogun State police spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi, mentioned the DPO of Ifo division, CSP Kehinde Kuranga, had upon the misery name, led his patrol staff to the scene the place the suspect was promptly arrested.
“On interrogation, the victim explained to the police that she boarded the tricycle from Pakoto bus stop, going to Iyana Coker, but the suspect suddenly brought out a locally-made pistol with which he threatened to shoot her if she didn’t cooperate.
“She stated further that the suspect took her to Olose Primary School, Ifo, where he r*ped her at gunpoint.
“After r*ping her, the suspect also dispossessed her of her money before putting her back on the tricycle and started heading to another direction. But on getting to the Aritameje area, she sighted some people and she raised an alarm which led to the arrest of the suspect.
“The suspect confessed to the commission of the crime,” Oyeyemi mentioned, including that the mentioned tricycle and pistol had been recovered from him.
In the meantime, the Ogun Commissioner of Police, Lanre Bankole, has ordered that the suspect be instantly transferred to the State CIID for discreet investigation.