Ogun police public relations officer, Abimbola Uyeyemi, said in a statement on Thursday that the 25-year-old suspect had committed the crime two days ago in the state's Ifo local government district. He explained that the arrest came after the report of the victim herself at the Agbado Division police headquarters. According to the statement, the woman was asleep at her home on Tuesday night when the suspect suddenly stormed her room, stopped her and became very knowledgeable.
Her neighbour was said to have saved her while
Bankole escaped from the scene leaving his clothes and shoes in her room. Some said that some police were dispatched immediately after arresting the suspect, who was almost arrested a day after the accident. During the interrogation, he said that Bankole confessed to the crime but claimed that he acted under the influence of alcohol. The spokesperson for the police headquarters indicated that the victim was taken to hospital for treatment, and the Commissioner of Police, Kenneth Ebremson, ordered the transfer of the suspect to the State Department's Criminal Trafficking and Child Labor Unit. Further investigation and continual prosecution.