A 27-year old man, Michael Onoja, has been arrested in Lagos after he attempts to lure a 13-year old teenager into sex romp by putting in his finger into her private part.
According to WinnaijaTv, the victim resisted the urge and raised alarm which eventually led to the arrest of the suspect.
It was gathered that the suspect returned from work, lured the teenager into his apartment and touched her on the body before inserting his finger into her private part in order to lure her into bed for sex.
However, the victim resisted and later reported what happened to her parents. The assault was reported to the police at Gender Section of the State Command and the suspect was arrested for interrogation.
During the interrogation, the police found him culpable and later charged him before the Ogba Magistrates Court for sexual assault.
The prosecutor, Inspector Benson Emerhi, informed the court that the assaulted victim was still a minor.
The Presiding Magistrate, Mrs O. Sule-Amzat, ordered him to be remanded in prison custody without taken his plea and refused him bail.
The court directed the prosecutor to duplicate the file and send it to DPP for advice. The defendant was remanded in prison custody while the matter was adjourned till 12th June 2020, for the report of DPP to be available.
It was gathered that the matter may be transferred to the High Court if the DPP report finds him culpable. He will then face trial and if found guilty, he will spend up to the10 years in prison custody.