The Imo State Police Command has arrested a man, Uchenna Egbuchulem(47) for allegedly impregnating his biological daughter after forcefully having canal knowledge of her.
The suspect, from Nduhu Alaenyi Ogwa in Mbaitoli Local Government Area of the state, was arrested on the 12/5/2020 upon a report received from a good Samaritan by the operatives of the Divisional Police headquarters, Mbaitoli.
According to the police source, the victim, Adaku Egbuchulem (17) was an infant when her father separated from her mother.
The source said the mother of the girl (a native of Ivory Coast) was said to have left the marriage and returned back home when the girl was an infant.
It was gathered that the girl’s father then began to take advantage of her to force her to bed by threatening to kill her with a machete.
Police Public Relations Officer SP Ikeokwu Orlando, confirmed the story, he said the investigation has commenced, adding that the suspect would be charged to court.