The Benue State Police Command has arrested one of the four young men that gang-raped a teenage girl in Obi Local Government Area of the state.
Confirming the arrest in a statement on Tuesday, spokesperson of the command, DSP, Catherine Anene, said that the incident happened on Sunday, January 24, 2021.
“Information was received from a rape victim at Obi that on 24/01/2021 at about 1930 hours she was on her way to visit her sister at Itakpa-Ito and four armed men intercepted her on the way, dragged her to a room and forcefully had sexual intercourse with her,’ she said.
“They made a video of their nefarious act and sent it on social media for public viewing. The victim was rushed to hospital where she received treatment and has been discharged,”