A 19-year old, Adebowale Eshunlokun, has landed in trouble after he was caught having sex with a 15-year old girl in Lagos.
P.M.EXPRESS reports that the incident happened at Baale Street in Sangotedo area of Lagos State, where they reside.
was gathered that the suspect lured the victim into an apartment,
fondled her breasts, got her confused, engaged her in sex romp without
her consent and thereafter allowed her to go.
However, the sex
romp was leaked to the victim’s parents, who confronted her and she
revealed what actually happened and how the suspect lured her into the
The parents of the victim, who did not take the matter lightly, went to the Police and reported that the victim was raped.
Police then arrested the suspect and detained him at the Station for
investigation. He admitted that she was his girlfriend and they mutually
However, the Police found Eshunlokun culpable because of
the age of the victim and charged him before the Ogba Magistrates court
for defilement, which attracts several years imprisonment if he is tried
and found guilty by the Court.
The Court did not take his plea
after the prosecutor, Supol Benson Emerhi, asked the Court to refer the
matter to the DPP for advice.
The Presiding Magistrate, Mrs O. Sule-Amzat, ordered the defendant to be remanded in prison custody without an option of bail.