“The police man had several clothing items belonging to young girls, fuelling speculation that the items may be souvenirs from possible past escapades with his victims.”
Gbuchenge Augustine is an officer of the Police Mobile assaulted, tied and injured an 8-year-old girl, Amarachi Abakwuru.
The incident, which came on the heels of a similar act by the Onikan Divisional Police Officer (DPO), DSP Adekunle Awe, who allegedly raped one Ms. Idowu Akinwunmi, a mother of two recently also in Lagos, has again exposed the soft underbelly of allegations of sexual abuse perpetuated by policemen.
The police man lured his victim into his house about 8pm on Thursday, and although he didn’t succeed in raping the little girl, he exerted his frustration by tying her up and cutting her skull.
Below is how little Amarachi narrated her story:
She said, “Mopol had sent me to buy bean cake for him earlier on which I did. Later, as I wanted to go into our apartment and sleep, he dragged me into his room. Then I heard my father calling my name and I told him to allow me go answer him.