A 75 year-old man identifed as Boniface Onoja, has been arrested by the Enugu State Police Command for allegedly defiling an 11-year-old girl in the state.
The suspect was arrested in Ugbaike community, Enugu Ezike in the Igboeze North Local Government Area of the state.
According to the Police Relations Officer and Superintendent, Ebere Amaraizu confirmed the arrest in a statement, yhe incident took place at the Community Secondary School, Ugbaike, where the suspect worked as a security guard.
He said the suspect had on August 30, 2019, lured his victim into a room provided for security guards in the school, where he allegedly perpetrated the act.
The police spokesman said the suspect was caught in the act by a good Nigerian, whom the suspect tried to stop from making the act public.