Man arraigned for defiling minor in Edo
A 40-year old man, Johnbull Omoike, has been arraigned before an Egor Magistrate Court for allegedly defiling an eight-year old girl.
Police Prosecutor, Sergeant Sunday Lucky, told the court that the offence was committed at Uwelu Street in Egor local government area of the state.
Sergeant Sunday said the offence was punishable under Section 218 of the Criminal a Code.
Johnbull was said to have committed the offence at the residence of the victim’s father.
He was however granted bail in the sum of N200,000 or a surety in like sum who must be a level nine civil servant.
Presiding Magistrate, P.E Akhere, adjourned the case to September 9 for hearing.