Tataafo.com – 30th July, 2020
Policemen attached to the Sakpenwa Police Division, Tai Local Government Area of Rivers State allegedly rapes a 32 year old widow for not wearing facemask.
According to the lady, she was arrested on Tuesday, July 28, for not wearing a face mask, then she was taken to a guest house where one of them raped her at gunpoint.
She narrated: “I was returning from Bori to Port Harcourt when I met some police officers at a checkpoint. They arrested me for not wearing face mask. They kept me long there with them” .
“Thereafter, they carried me from one place to the other, claiming they want to take me to the police station but never took me to any police station” .
“After some time, they took me to a guest house where one of them raped me till dawn. His name is Inspector Peter Iba of Sakpenwa Police Station.” She concluded.
Though the Rivers State Police Command have taken her statements and equally launched an investigation into the matter according the Nnamdi Omoni, the PPRO of Rivers State Police Command.
The officers involved in this inhumane act should be made to face the law if found guilty.