By ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
An eighty year old man identified simply as Moses Inyang has allegedly raped a ten years old girl (name withheld) at Link Road, Ajamimogho Community in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State.
AUTHENTIC NEWS DAILY learnt that the incident occurred on Wednesday, 10, February, 2021
Sources said that, “the teenage girl was sent on an errand by her mother at about 5pm.
“The teenage girl suddenly went missing. Her parents and other residents of the area searched for her till about 10pm but couldn’t find her.
“The parents of the victim and the other residents asked the suspect, Mr Moses Inyang who is notorious for raping children in the area if he saw the little girl, but he denied saying she was not in his house.
“Not satisfied with the postures of the man who was a neighbour, the victim’s parents and neighbours reported the matter before the Ajamimogha Community Task Force who promptly break into and searched his house only to discover that the old man locked the girl inside a small cupboard immediately after he had carnal knowledge of her forcefully.
“The girl had almost died when she was brought out of the cupboard and she was rushed for medical treatments that very night.
“The Ajamimogha Community Taskforce arrested the suspect and locked him up in their cell.
“After hearing the matter at the Ajamimogha Community town hall, the community leaders then, gave him, (80yr old man) three months to move out of the Ajamimugha community, with a fine of Seven thousand naira and a bottle of Drink.
“The father of the victim simply identified as Friday is insisting that justice must be served with the suspect handed over to the Police for prosecution.”