Suspected gay rapist arrested in Lagos
One Jane Otubo, 28, of No 3, Eniola Street, Oshodi, was arrested by police operatives attached to Makinde Police Station in Mafoluku Oshodi,Lagos State for alleged homosexuality.
CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Police Public Relations Officer, Lagos Command, disclosed this in a statement on Friday.
According to a NAN report, Adejobi said Otubo, had invited one Francis Azeez, who resides at Gwagwalada Area of Abuja, and paid for his transportation fare to Lagos, with a promise to assist him.
Trouble broke out when Otubo made attempts to have unlawful carnal knowledge of Azeez, who had spent a week with him.
“The victim, who resisted the suspect, made efforts to escape to Abuja the following morning, but was assaulted several times by his host.
“This attracted neighbours’ attention, who then informed the Police.
“Also, the suspect’s landlord, confirmed the allegation that his tenant has been indulging in acts of homosexuality and that he has been settling issues relating to his improper and criminal acts,” he said.