Man 46, Arrested For Defiling His 14-Year-Old Daughter

Other Stories  Published on September 10, 2019

Wisdom Law (Iwu)

A 46-year- old man was arrested on Monday 9th September 2019 by the Lagos State The Lagos state command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) for continuesly defiling his 14-year old daughter.

The suspect identified as Chinedu Ifeleka started abusing his daughter in 2016 when she was 11-years.

According to the daughter's police statement, the father abused her twice at the age of 11 and after the victim she reported the matter to her mother but surprisinly no action was taken regarding that. 

On August 9, 2019, while her mother was away at her paternal grandmother’s place, his father again abused her.

“my father woke me up at about 2:25 a.m to start touching me inappropriately after which he had sex with me,” the statement reads.

The victim's mother Mrs. Florence Ifeleka said she didn't report the first two abuses because of the threats she received from the suspect her husband.

The suspect Chinedu while confessing to his crimes blame the devil for his actions.

He says his curiosity over her daughter's virginity led to the abuse.

He says that temptation to abuse her daughter started with checking her panties each time she returns home late, then he started feeling the urge to have sex with her, then he abused her.

“The suspect will face the full wrath of the law and will be handed over to the appropriate agency for further investigation and prosecution.” The Commandant, Mr. Cyprian E Otoibhi told journalist.