The Ogun state Police Command, Ibafo division arrested 23-year-old secondary school teacher, Azunyere Chima, for allegedly raping his 14-year-old pupil.
The suspect, an Arts teacher, was reported to have deceived the pupil on the pretext of assisting her with her practical work.
Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, disclosed this in a statement on Monday.
“The suspect allegedly dragged the victim to his room and forcefully had sex with her. This action, caused the victim to bleed heavily.
The DPO, Ibafo, SP Abiodun Ayinde, detailed his detectives to the residence of the suspect at No. 2 Unity Close, Aseese, where he was promptly arrested.
He has since made a confessional statement to the police, while the victim has been taken to hospital for treatment.
The Commissioner of Police in the state, Kenneth Ebrimson, had directed that the suspect be transferred to the Anti-Human Trafficking and Child Labour Unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for proper investigation and prosecution”