A 41-year-old Commercial Bus Driver Rapes A Stranded 78-yr-old Woman In Lagos
The police in Lagos, on Monday 5th January, arrested a 41-year-old commercial bus driver for allegedly molesting a stranded 78-year-old woman and causing her severe bleeding.
The Lagos state commissioner of police, Imohimin Edgal, confirmed the arrest while briefing newsmen on the successes recorded by their forces in the last one month.
Edgal said that the stranded lady had asked the bus driver for directions to a place in Lagos who instead lured her to a secluded place and raped her.
According to him, the woman was going to Ketu when Lawal, the driver picked her in his bus at Maryland.
“Unknown to the woman, the commercial bus driver who had ulterior motive, drove her to Adeniyi Jones in Ikeja where he forcefully had sex with her in spite of her old age.
A passer-by, who heard the woman’s shouts for help, called the police and pointed them to the direction of the screams and he was caught in the act. The woman was bleeding while she was rescued from the scene.
The suspect is presently in custody and will be charged to court as soon as investigation is concluded,” he added.