20-yr Old Serial Rapist Arrested For Luring, Raping, Murdering Female Job Seeker

0
14
Inspector General of Police (IGP)

        
* CP warns against fake employers

By; PATRICK TITUS, Uyo


A 20-year old serial rapist in Akwa Ibom State, Uduak Frank Akpan allegedly reported to have kidnapped, raped and later murdered one Miss Iniubong Umoren has been arrested.

Late Miss Iniubong Umoren


It would be recalled the social media last week carried the photograph of Miss Iniubong Umoren residing at Ifa Attai axis of Oron Road, Uyo (now late) who was said to have responded to a call for a job interview but never returned home afterwards.

A statement by the state police command issued on Sunday, May 2, 2021, indicated that Uduak was arrested by operatives of the Anti-kidnapping Squad who acted on an intelligence information leading to his arrest.

According to the statement which was signed by Command Public Relations Officer, SP Odiko MacDon, the suspect has confessed to have committed the crime after luring his victim to his house in the guise of giving her a job. “On 30/04/2021, the Command received a report on the disappearance of the victim. 
Following available leads, Men of the Anti-Kidnapping Squad of the Command, led by CSP Inengiye IGOSI, consolidated on the initial great progress made by the DPO Uruan,  SP Samuel Ezeugo and arrested the perpetrator who confessed to have lured his victim to his house in the guise of giving her a job, but ended up sexually and physically assaulting her which led to her death. 
“To cover his tracks, he dragged and buried her in a shallow grave in his father’s compound.
“The deceased has been exhumed and deposited at UUTH for autopsy”, the statement stated.
It added that the suspect is a confessed serial rapist who has owned up to the raping  of other victims, would be charged to court at the conclusion of investigation.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, CP Amiengheme Andrew has called on youths and job seekers to be wary of the activities of scammers and other men of the underworld.
CP Amiengheme, while appreciating the efforts of the social media family and other fighters of injustice, has condoled with the family and friends of the deceased.   

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here