Nosa Akenzua Asaba
The Delta State Police Command on Tuesday paraded the proprietor of Grace life International School, Oghara – Efe, Mr. Michael Anigholor, who allegedly raped a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member, (name witheld) without her consent.
The State Police Commissioner, Mr Hafiz Inuwa, who paraded the suspects, claimed that the suspect, who reside in Oghata-Efe, Ethiope east local government area of the state, was arrested after the Corps member reportedthe case to the police.
According Inuwa, on 14/01/2020 at about 1100hrs, the complainant, a Youth Corper posted to Grace Life International School, Oghata-Efe alleged that on January 9, 2020, she went to report at the school for her primary assignment.
“After her documentation, the suspect Michael Anigholor ‘m’ who is the proprietor took her to his house in Sapele and had carnal knowledge of her without her consent,” he said.
Inuwa revealed that the suspect has been arrested and charged to court with charge sheet No. MS/MUSC/02c/2020.
The state Command also paraded 82 other suspected criminals for various offences, including kidnapping, armed robbery, Cultism, Rape and Murder.
Inuwa who paraded the suspects in Asaba said the Command had put in extra energy to arrest them, Even though many are still on the run.
He gave the break down of the criminals nabbed as : 41 armed robbery suspects, eight kidnappers, 16 Cultists, four Murderers, five for stealing and eight for internet fraud.
The Police boss also told Journalists that the Command lost three Senior Police Officers in the course of discharging their duties in the state.
But, miffed by the killing of the galant officers, Inuwa said it would however not “deterred us but rather strengthened the personnel by putting extra efforts to deal with hoodlums”.