Police arrest 30-year-old man for allegedly raping 75-year-old woman

Anambra state police arrested a 30-year-old man, Sunday Nwadiagha, on Saturday for allegedly raping a 75-year-old woman. Police spokesman in the state, Tochukwu Ikenga, revealed this in a statement on Saturday in Awka. He said the suspect, who comes from the Eyiba area of ​​Ebonyi state, was arrested around 4 pm on Friday, in the Nkwelle Awkuzu community. The arrest was carried out in collaboration with other security agencies, he said. Ikenga, Deputy Superintendent of Police, said the preliminary investigation revealed the suspect was caught in the act at the victim’s farm in Nkwelle Awkuzu. “The arrest of the suspect followed an alarm given by the old woman, which drew the attention of passers-by and neighbors who came to the scene and caught the culprit,” he said. ALSO READ: Court sentences man to life in prison for rape Prior to his arrest and handing over to police, the suspect was beaten by an angry mob, according to police. The police spokesman said both the victim and the suspect had been taken to hospital for medical treatment. The statement quoted Police Commissioner in the state, Echeng Echeng, reiterating his warning against the mafia’s action to the public. “The public should take suspects to the nearest police station whenever they are detained,” Echeng said. “This would give the police the opportunity to conduct proper investigations into the nefarious activities of the suspects and bring them to justice in accordance with existing laws.” (YAYA) Read More Related News Here Let here it in the comment below if you do have an opinion on this; Police arrest 30-year-old man for allegedly raping 75-year-old woman