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28-year-old man arrested after luring 2-year-old girl into his home with baby music and raping her

By Mason White 8:00 AM June 30, 2014
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By: Devansh Dutt
A man was arrested on charges of child rape after allegedly raping a little girl, police in Nigeria said.

Edo State Police said that 28-year-old Chukwudi Nawkor, was arrested on Thursday, after being accused of raping the two-year-old child.

The suspect pleaded not guilty to one charge of rape and he was remanded into custody. The prosecutor told the court that the incident unfolded on Egharevba Street near Uwelu Road, Benin.

According to police, the suspect lured the child into the home by playing lullabies in the living room. Police suspect that the man has raped other children.

Police recovered the man’s DNA on the child. If convicted, the suspect could be sentenced to life imprisonment.