A 47-year-old man, has been arrested for the alleged rape and impregnating his 17-year-old daughter in Imo state.
The man identified as Uchenna Egbuchulem, from Nduhu Alaenyi, Ogwa in Mbaitoli local government area of Imo state, was paraded by the Imo state police command, for allegedly raping and impregnating his seventeen years old daughter, Adaku Egbuchulem.
Egbuchulem who raped his daughter in Imo got married to a native of Ivory Coast, mother of the victim, the Police Command in Owerri, through its State Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Orlando Ikeokwu, added.
According to the police,
“On the 12/5/2020, upon a report received by a good samaritan, operatives of the Divisional Police Qqrs, Mbaitoli local government arrested the suspect for forcefully having carnal knowledge of his biological daughter to the extent of getting her pregnant.
“The mother of the girl (a native of IVORY COAST) was said to have left the marriage and returned back home when the girl was an infant.
“The dad then began to take advantage of her, He was said to have forced her to bed by threatening to kill her with a matchet.
“Meanwhile, investigation has commenced, and he will be charged to court accordingly.”