A middle -aged man has been arrested by men of the Ugbowo Police Division, Benin for allegedly defiling his seventeen year-old daughter.
Deborah Ogbeifun reports that the victim claimed that she has had two abortions for her father.
The suspect Atuma Obodoeke who resides at Ohomore Community, behind 19 street, ugbowo Benin city has already been taken away by men of the ugbowo police division before the newscrew arrived the community.
The suspect who was said to be on th run, following revelations of his act of incest with his daughter was said to have sneaked into the community to collect his monthly contribution when he was arrested by the police after a tip off.
The landlord of the house Mr. Osazee Oriakhi said the victim reported the alleged incest to him and other landlords in the area.
Narrating her ordeal the seventeen year-old girl who gave her name as Favour said her father has been having canal knowledge of her since the death of her mother four years ago.
Efforts to obtain comments from the suspect on the allegations were unsuccessful as he was still in police custody at the time of the report.