Police rescue minor from household grievous harm, battering in Enugu

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Police rescue minor from household grievous harm, battering in Enugu

The Police Command in Enugu State has rescued a 10-year-old minor (name withheld) from household wickedness, grievous harm and unabated battering in Enugu metropolis.

The Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, said this in a statement on Saturday in Enugu.

Ndukwe said that the rescued followed credible information received at Enugu Police Area Command at about 9 a.m. on July 2.

He said that the information alleged that a woman in Akonameze Street, Thinker’s Corner, Enugu, inflicted serious injuries on the female ward.

He said that the command swiftly moved to rescue the victim (minor), arrested the suspect, one Ifeoma Ozougwu, 24 and thereafter arrested her husband, one Jude Ozougwu, 40.

“On receipt of the visibly exhausted and traumatised victim, the Commissioner of Police, Mr Ahmad Abdurrahman, instructed the Area Commander to rush her to hospital for treatment.

“He bemoaned why the suspect will be so heartless to abuse and inflict such grievous…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper