A 13 year old JSS 1 student who lives with his
parents at Iju Ishaga Area of Lagos has defiled
his neighbour’s 6 year old daughter.The kid has since been arrested and was arraigned before an Ikeja
Chief Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday.
prosecutor, Sgt. Rafael Donny told the court that the crime took
place on June 6 at his parent’s house when no one was at home. Donny
said the suspect tricked the 6 year old child into his
room and defiled her. He said the crime contravened Section 137 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011.
The accused, whose name was not released due to his age, pleaded not guilty.
The Chief Magistrate handling the case, Tajudeen Elias, granted the suspect a N250, 000 bail with two sureties in like sum.
The case was adjourned till July 20.