– Robbers rape a 12 year old girl in Sapele.
– Her mother who is a widow was made to witness the heartbreaking incident.
Armed robbers yesterday stormed Reclamation road, Sapele, where they took away the valuables of a widow identified as Amaka, and also raped her 12-year-old daughter in her presence.
According to a resident of the area, the unfortunate incident took place in the midnight at the Itel Phone shop by Major Bowen junction, Sapele. They tied up the widow’s guard named “Aboki Aliu” and shot him to death.
“The robbers thereafter broke into the shop, carting away valuables and cash worth over a million naira. We have taken the body of the murdered guard to the Sapele General Hospital mortuary until arrangement will be made to take the corpse to his village.”
The rate of robbery incidents in the area has increasedin recent time, leading to the killing of several victims.
Another Robbery attack Adeola road axis, was also confirmed by the Leader of the vigilante group, Mr Goodnews Kome. He said one of their members was killed during exchange of gun fire in the area, “At the end they successfully carried out their operations, maiming and killing several victims,” he said.
“Also, at Adeola road axis, robbers’ bullets recently hit one of our members who tried in vain to prevent them from carrying out a midnight operation in the area. We have taken the wounded vigilante member to a private hospital here in Sapele, where he is currently recuperating. He has vowed to quit the job. The robbers successfully carried out their operation that night in the area.”
Police are already on the move to arrest the heartless robbers.