By Muhammad Sabiu
A 23-year-old Okada man has been apprehended by the police in Ondo State for allegedly raping two women.
Parading the suspect at the police headquarters in Akure, Ondo State capital, on Tuesday, the state’s police public relations officer DSP Odunlami Funmilayo said the suspect was nabbed after intelligence reports reached the police.
The DSP was quoted as saying, “On Oct. 17, at about 1300hrs, Omogunwa (suspect) conveyed a 35-year-old victim at Elebisere road en route Karo camp, Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo state, where he brutalised, raped, robbed and left her to die.
“The suspect along the way, diverted into a bush, attacked and raped the victim, having tied her to a tree and thereafter punctured her eyes with his motorcycle key”.
She added that the suspect also robbed his second victim after raping her.
She confirmed, “The suspect using same modus operandi, before he was arrested, robbed and raped a 45-year-old woman on March 28, along Owobanbo road.
“The suspect after beating the suspect into a coma, raped her, inflicted injuries on her body and also robbed her of N112,000.
DSP Funmilayo also confirmed that the suspect had admitted committing the crimes he was accused of and that he would be charged to court.