Richard Ginika Izuora
One Durodola Ogundele, aged 65 years has been arrested by Police for allegedly having carnal knowledge of his stepmother.
The crime was reportedly committed on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, in Ekiti State.
Ekiti State Police Command through its Public Relations Officer, Mr Sunday Abutu, confirmed the incident in Ado-Ekiti.
According to Abutu, Ogundele was arrested by the Ido-Osi Divisional Headquarters of the Command on Wednesday after committing the act.
The suspect had, on June 15, allegedly had carnal knowledge of his 85-year-old stepmother in her room.
On that day, the suspect entered the victim’s room to assist her in applying herbal medicine on her legs to ease her of pain.
“The victim alleged that after applying the herbal medicine on her legs; the suspect forcefully had sexual intercourse with her twice,” Abutu said.
The Ekiti Police Commissioner, Mr Tunde Mobayo, had ordered that the case be transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department for proper investigation and the suspect would be charged to court thereafter.