By Femi Adediran, Abeokuta
Men of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 23-year-old girl, Eniola Shittu, in Abeokuta for allegedly conspiring with her 31-year-old boyfriend, David Peremobowei, to rape her close friend (names withheld).
The police in a statement by the command’s spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi in Abeokuta on Wednesday disclosed that the suspects were arrested following a report to the police by the victim.
According to the statement, the victim explained that she was at home on July 24 when her friend, Eniola Shittu sent message to her on whatsaap that she should help her to buy food and skushis and bring it to her boyfriend’s house at Somorin area of Obantoko, Abeokuta.
On getting there, said added Shittu’s boyfriend David Peremobowe offered her a bottle of beer which she took.
She continue, “Immediately she finished taking the beer, she became very weak as a result of which David Peremobowe unlawfully had carnal knowledge of her and while he was doing it, her friend, Eniola Shittu recorded the incident with her phone.”
Oyeyemi said “On the strength of her complaint, the DPO Obantoko Division, Mr Olasunkanmi Popoola detailed his detectives to the boy’s house where David Peremobowe and his girlfriend Eniola Shittu were promptly arrested. The Gionee handset with which the video coverage was made was also recovered.”
The Commissioner of Police, Mr Bashir Makama has ordered the transfer of the suspects to Anti-human trafficking and child labour unit of the State Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation and possible prosecution, the statement indicated.