Richard Ginika Izuora
Mr. Adebayo Akinrinoye aged 52 is now in Police custody after allegedly raping his 16 year old daughter.
The Ogun Police Command confirmed his arrest for allegedly having repeated unlawful carnal knowledge of his 16-year-old daughter.
Police spokesman in Ogun, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the man, who resides at No.11 Kabiru Close, Idi Opatun bus stop; Matogun, Agbado, was arrested on Thursday, September 23, 2021; adding that his arrest followed a written petition by the victim to Agbado Divisional police headquarters.
He added that in the petition, the victim alleged that her father had been sexually abusing her since when she was 14 years old and that all her efforts to it failed hence her decision to report him to the Police.
“Upon receipt of the report, the Divisional Police Officer, (DPO), Agbado Division; CSP Kehinde Kuranga, quickly detailed detectives to the location where the suspect was promptly arrested.
“On interrogation, the suspect confessed to committing the crime. But he pleaded for forgiveness from his daughter,” Oyeyemi said.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, Edward Ajogun, has ordered the immediate transfer of the man to the family support unit at the Ota area command for further investigation and prosecution.