Nine men who specialise in raping female churchgoers arrested – Police

Police on patrol [Photo: Beegeagle's Blog]
Police on patrol [Photo: Beegeagle's Blog]

The Police in Enugu State said they have nabbed nine suspected rapists, specialised in raping female members of a church at the outskirts of Enugu.

The spokesman of the command, Ebere Amaraizu, a superintendent of police, disclosed this in a statement in Enugu on Sunday.

Mr. Amaraizu said that the arrest was made possible by a “well-co-ordinated intelligence information’’.

He said that police officers in Ozalla arrested the suspects during a night vigil in a church located at Akpasha community in Nkanu West Local Government Area.

He said that the suspects were rounded up at about 2 a.m. on Saturday.

Mr. Amaraizu said that the suspects often pretended to be worshippers in the church and would take advantage of any female worshipper going out to answer nature’s call “and wreck the havoc”

According to him, they forcefully have carnal knowledge of their victims.

“This nefarious act is done while service in the church is going on, and after the rape, they run away,” he said.

He said that the suspects were already regretting their actions, and were helping police in the investigation of the matter.

(NAN)


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  • Allwell

    Castrate the idiots!

    • samuel nwadike

      why all this lies and propaganda..what can we gain from all this Nigerians..give the people the real news and stop deciving the masses with lies..enoff of this please

  • Julius

    From the land of the supposed law abiding people. Drugs gangs killing people in church because of drug war, kanu forcibly collecting money from the motorist and passengers, setting up a road blocks/check- points to rob his supposed to be country men and women and ppl ranting about soldiers taking control and calming things down.

  • Wilfred Bankole Ademokun

    Well done, N P F.