It was double tragedy for a young lady who was lured by a married man, who had anal sex with her and was bathed with hot water by the man’s angry wife in Lagos.
The incident happened at Aunty Toyin Street, Kedeibo Estate in Ijegun area in the outskirts of Lagos.
The couple, Mr. Chigozie Ezeofor and his wife Isioma have been arrested and charged before a Lagos court for their alleged involvement in criminal offences against the victim.
The court ordered the suspects to be remanded in prison custody at Kirikiri town, Lagos.
While Chigozie was charged for anal penetration of the victim, his wife was charged for causing serious harm by pouring hot water on the victim.
The victim and the suspects lived together, but unknown to the wife her husband had been sleeping with the victim until she eventually knew. The wife then became furious, heated hot water and poured it on the victim which caused serious injury on her body.
The victim was taken to an undisclosed hospital where doctors were making effort to save her life.
However, Isioma realised at the police station where they were detained that it was her husband that actually forced the victim against her wish, but by then the damage has been done.
When they were arraigned before Ikeja Magistrates court, they pleaded not guilty.
The presiding Magistrate, Mrs. B.O.Osunsanmi granted them bail in the sum of N500,000 each with two sureties in like sum.
They were remanded in prison custody pending they will perfect their bail condition.
The matter has been adjourned till 1 February, 2018.