The Police in Edo State has arrested a 19 years old Peter Braimoh who allegedly raped a 24 year-old nursing mother at Agenebode, Etsako East Local Government Area of Edo state, Nigeria.
The suspect was actually said to have gained entrance into the victim’s residence through the window around 4am, knowing fully well that the husband was not around. On gaining entrance into the house he ordered the nursing mother to remove her dress and allow him make love to her or her little baby will be shot dead.
But while the woman was pleading to Peter Braimoh to take whatever valuable in the room and leave her alone, the suspect was said to have gone for the little baby and turned her upside down, forcing her to kneel as she begged the suspect to spare the life of the baby.
Following the persistent treat, the nursing mother yield to the suspect’s advances and she was raped by the suspect. Meanwhile, after the incident the suspect escaped but the matter reported to the police division in Agenebode.
The police swung into action immediately and the suspect was trailed to an undisclosed location where he was caught and arrested. The case was transferred from Agenebode to the State Police headquarters in Benin City.
The suspect who spoke to newsmen at the state Police Command attributed his action to the handwork of the devil and appealed for mercy.
He said, “ the devil pushed me to go and make love to her because I have been seeing her. I don’t know when and how it happened, I am only appealing that they should forgive me I will not try such thing again in my life”.