Lagos police command has arrested a young man, Adeyeye Oluwatosin Babatunde, who was captured kissing a minor in a video that went viral on social media.
The police spokesman in Lagos, DSP Bala Elkana, stated that Babatunde who was seen kissing his three-year-old step-sister is a student of Lagos State University (LASU), studying Botany.
Elkana disclosed that the incident happened on Tuesday, June 2, in the culprit’s residence at Shagamu, Ogun state.
He was arrested on Friday, June 5, after a close analysis of the video by a team of detectives deployed by the Lagos police commissioner, CP Hakeem Odumosu.
However, Babatunde has been handed over to the state criminal investigation department in Yaba for prosecution.
Lagos police commissioner, CP Hakeem Odumosu, however, expressed gratitude to Lagosians for helping the police with needed information that led to the arrest of Babatunde.
Odumosu said: “Together we can stop rape, stop child abuse and a crime against our women and children.
“For complaints on rape, child abuse or domestic violence call any of the following numbers 08175899289, 09062887858, 09062887856, 09062887849, 09062887841, 09062887870, 08023532283, 09062887864, 09062887861 and 09062887860.”
Watch Adeyeye explaining himself to the police below: