A 35-year-old businessman, alleged to be a gay, has been arrested for sexually molesting two boys in Ebute-Ero area of Lagos, weekend.
It was gathered that the gay suspect, Friday Okeke, allegedly lured boys, between ages nine and 12, to his shop at 23 Kose Street, where he had anal sex with them. The bubble burst after two of the boys reported to their parents.
Confirming his arrest, the Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Elkana Baba, said: “On July 27, at about 11.30a.m., a complaint was received from two different parents (names withheld) against one Friday Okeke, at Ebute-Ero Division, Lagos Island;
“That the suspect lured their two male children (names withheld), ages 12 and nine, into his shop and had unlawful carnal knowledge of them through their anuses.
“The victims were taken to the hospital for medical treatment and forensic examination, while the suspect was arrested by a team of detectives led by the Divisional Police Officer , CSP Sina Olunlade.
“Investigation is ongoing and suspect will be charged to court.”