Three brothers have been arrested by the Ogun state police command for allegedly gang-raping a teenager in Pata, Ifo area of the state.
The suspects identified as Oluwaseun Damilohun, 20; Oriyomi Damilohun, 19; and Oluwasegun Idowu, 18 were arrested on Wednesday October 14 after one Alimi Olasunkanmi an administrative officer of the Ogun State So-Safe Corps filed a complaint.
They were accused of ambushing the girl while she went to take a bath at Odo-Pata stream, at Pata Abiodun village in Ifo Local government area at about 10:00am. They reportedly dragged her into a nearby bush, where they “took turns to have sex with her against her consent.”
Ogun Police Spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi who confirmed the incident said;
“While the devilish act was going on, one of them was video-recording the act with a threat that if the victim dares to report, they would upload it on the internet.”
The state’s police commissioner, Edward Ajogun has directed that the suspects who have confessed to the crime be immediately transferred to anti-human trafficking and child labour unit.