A 36-year-old school bus driver, Humble Michael, has been arrested by men of the Ogun state police command for the defilement of a 4yrs old pupil (name withheld) of the school where he was working.
The state police spokesperson, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, released a statement that the suspect was arrested on January 22 following a complaint by the mother of the victim who reported at Ogijo divisional headquarters.
According to the statement, while the father of the pupil was bathing her, he saw blood gushing out of the private part of the minor, and upon interrogation, the girl revealed to her parents that the driver of their school bus was the person who had sex with her on the 21st of January 2021. The suspect confessed to the crime during interrogation.
The case has reportedly been transferred to the anti-human trafficking and child labor unit of the state criminal investigation and intelligence department for further investigation and prosecution, on the orders of the state’s commissioner of police cp Edward Awolowo Ajogun.