A 75- year-old herbalist, Odinkemere Ogbuehi, from Abia State has been paraded by the police for allegedly having carnal knowledge of a twelve-year-old boy “through the anus.”
Commissioner of Police, JoshakHabila, who paraded the suspect in Umuahia on Friday with other suspected criminals, said that the incident occurred on March 8, 2015 .
According to police, the suspect allegedly “took the victim without the consent of the parents and had s*xual intercourse with him through the anus for three good days.”
Police said that the suspect had during interrogations, confessed to the crime.
“He confessed that he s*xually assaulted the little boy between 7th and 9th March 2015,” the CP said.
The commissioner also said that the suspect had confessed that he had been having homos*xual relationship with the boy any time he came around to his house.
According to the police, the suspect also confessed he was having s*x with other little boys in the village.
However, in an interview with Saturday PUNCH, the suspect denied having any s*xual intercourse with the victim.
He said that the villagers had previously warned the boy against visiting his house, and expressed surprise that the boy strolled into his house again.