BREAKING NEWS: Police arrest 3 for raping 12-year-old girl in Imo

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3 for raping 12-year-old girl in Imo


The Imo Command said it has three suspects for allegedly defiling a 12-year-old girl.

Police Public Relations Officer, Henry Okoye, who disclosed the arrest in a statement made available to in , said the command, through painstaking and diligent investigations, arrested three suspects, namely Joseph Onyema, 35, Uzoma Nwanoreze, 30, and Eberechukwu Nwosu, 43.

The statement reads: “Investigation revealed that the suspects had unlawful carnal knowledge of the minor on different occasions, which made her develop serious vaginal injuries as well as a sexually transmitted disease.

“The is currently receiving intense medical care at the hospital. The suspects will have their day in upon completion of a discreet investigation.

“The , Imo State Command, Aboki Danjuma, while condemning the barbaric acts in totality, calls on well-meaning residents of Imo State to support the Police in the onslaught against defilement, , and other sexual-related crimes in the State. ”

He affirmed that such a societal menace is utterly condemnable and perpetrators will be made to face the wrath of the law.

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