Two men who have been identified as Chibueze Agunwa and Ugochukwu Oleka, have been arrested by the Aba personnel of Nigeria Police Force (NPF), Aba Central Police Station (CPS) for defiling two underage girls.
Agunwa, a resident of Osunkwo Triangle Road, Aba was said to have forcefully raped a 5-year-old girl on April 22, he was arrested on May 8 when police arrested him through a tip off.
Report has it that Oleka of Iroanusi Road was arrested after the family of the 13year-old victim reported to the police that their daughter was raped in their house by him (Oleka).
According to the police, pregnancy test carried on the victim shows that she is two months pregnant.
The suspects would soon be arraigned before the court as soon as possible.
In another development, the police in Aba have smashed a gang of robbers that specializes in snatching exotic cars.
It was gathered that a Toyota Highlander with registration number Abia SSM 631 TP and a Lexus RX300 SUV with registration number Abuja ABC 472 LK were also recovered from the gang’s hideout while the gang members were being trailed by the police.
The State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) DSP Geoffrey Ogbonna told newsmen that the police have launched manhunt on the fleeing gang and urged members of the public to provide the police with useful information on the activities of hoodlums in their area.