The Ogun State Police command has arrested a 45-year-old man, identified as Olaoluwa Jimoh, for allegedly impregnating his own biological daughter.
According to a statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the father who reportedly has uncontrollable libido, was arrested following a complaint by his 19-year-old daughter (name withheld) at Ode Remo divisional headquarters.
The young lady revealed that she has been living with her dad for 2 years but in June 2021, he forcefully had sex with her, and since then he has raped her multiple times and even threatened to kill her if she tells anyone.
“The 19 years old victim informed the police that her mother has separated from the father long time ago, and that she has been living with her mother until about two years ago when the suspect asked her to come and be living with him. She decided to report, not minding the threat of her father, when she discovered that she got pregnant.
Upon the report, the DPO Ode Remo division, CSP Fasogbon Olayemi quickly detailed his detectives to go after the suspect and he was promptly arrested,” the statement read.
During interrogation, the suspect confessed to committing the crime and claimed that he was used by the devil.
Meanwhile, the commissioner of police, CP Edward Awolowo Ajogun, has ordered the immediate transfer of the case to the state criminal investigation and intelligence department for further investigation and prosecution.