Ekiti State Police Command has arrested four young men between the ages of nineteen and twenty-two for allegedly gangraping a lady and videotaping it.
A statement by the Police PRO, ASP, Sunday Abutu said the suspects were arrested by the Juvenile Welfare Centre (JWC) of the State CID, Ekiti State Police Command.
The suspects are Miracle Emmanuel ’19yrs’, Bello Tunde ’20yrs’, Peace Osho ’20yrs’ and Emmanuel Oluwaseun ’22yrs’.
They were also alleged of conspiracy to wit Rape and Cyber Stalking against a 28yr old girl.
According to the statement, “The victim narrated that on 5/4/2022, her boyfriend, one Victor who is currently at large, invited her to Lovely Hotel, Ado-Ekiti. She obliged after much persuasion and went to the Hotel to see Victor.
“To her dismay, according to her, on getting to one of the Hotel rooms where Victor lodged, she met him with about four(4) of his friends who were all drinking alcohol, smoking weeds and catching fun.
She noted that she was offered one of the bottles of drink which she took and became unconscious. She regained her consciousness at a point only to discover that one of the suspects was having sexual intercourse with her while others were videotaping them and making fun of her.
“The victim said she begged them to conceal the video and delete it but to her surprise, the video was later posted on social media via Tik-Tok.
“She immediately reported the case to the Police who swung into action and arrested the four(4) suspects while efforts are ongoing to arrest the other fleeing suspect who is at large.