A 17-year old boy has been reported arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for abduction and allegedly sleeping with his 15-year old lover.
Bittertruth Media gathered the teenage suspect allegedly lured the girl from her parent’s house and took her to where they engaged in marathon sex. The disappearance of the girl prompted her parents to look for her before she later returned.
Upon being interrogated by her parents, she confessed that she went somewhere with her lover where they engaged in sex. The parents upon hearing that confession became angry and claimed that the boy had defiled their daughter as she was no longer virgin.
Thereafter they went to the Police and reportedly that the boy abducted their daughter and defiled her. The boy was arrested and later charged before the Court for the alleged offence.
He is being detained at the juvenile section of the Ogba Magistrates Court in Lagos and may be jailed for several years if found guilty.
The Court did not take his plea following a motion by the prosecutor, Supol Benson Emerhi, asking the Court to refer the matter to the DPP for advice.
Hence the Presiding Magistrate Mrs. O Sule Amzat directed that the defendant to be remanded in juvenile centre and ordered the prosecutor to duplicate the file and send to the DPP for advice.
The matter was adjourned till 16th April, 2020.