A 24yr old man Badmus Folarin has been arrested by men of Ogun state police command for wickedly maltreating a 10yr old boy Sunday David living with his family.
The suspect was arrested following a distress call received by the DPO Owode Egbado division SP Olabisi Elebutte from the concerned neighbor to the family who reported through telephone calls that they were hearing a sorrowful crying of a young boy at no 12 Elegushi street Owode Yewa consequent upon which the DPO detailed the patrol team to the scene where the young boy was seen lying down helplessly with serious injury all over his body.
On inquiry, it was discovered that the suspect put a knife on fire and when the knife was red hot, he applied it to the buttock of the young boy thereby inflicting a second-degree injury on the innocent boy.
On interrogation, the suspect alleged that the victim who is living with the family opened a tin of Milo tea belonging to the suspect’s mother and leaked from it.
The victim was quickly rushed to OreOfe hospital by the police for medical attention while the suspect was also arrested and detained.
Meanwhile, the commissioner of police CP Kenneth Ebrimson has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to anti-human trafficking and child labor unit of the state criminal investigation and intelligence department for further investigation and possible prosecution.

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