The Lagos State police Command on Thursday has arrested a popular Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju James popularly known as Baba Ijesha for alleged defilement of a minor for seven years.
The case was reported to the Minister police 19th April, 2021 by Princess Adekola Adekanya.
In a statement made available to newsmen by the spokesperson for the Command, SP Adejobi Olumuyiwa stated that : “The case of defilement was reported on 19th April, 2021 by one Princess Adekola Adekanya ‘f’ at Sabo Police Station and transferred to the Gender Unit of the State CID, Panti, Yaba Lagos for proper investigation
The statement stated that, “Based on preliminary findings, the suspect started sexually assaulting the victim, 14 years, since she was 7 year old. The suspect confessed to the crime and was also captured by a CCTV camera in the house of the complainant.
The Commissioner of Police,Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered for proper investigation as he promised to do justice in the matter.