By: Emily Lewis WorldWideWeirdNews.com
A woman and her boyfriend were placed behind bars after her two daughters were raped repeatedly, according to police in Nigeria.
Lagis police said that they have arrested 29-year-old Catherine Edet and Chinedu Nwobodo, after the boyfriend was accused of having sex with his girlfriend's two young daughters.
Both suspects have been charged with one count each of conspiracy, defilement, failing to provide necessary care and endangering the health of children.
The couple pleaded not guilty to the charges.
They were booked into jail, and bail for Nwobodo was set at 5 million ($16,500) while Edet’s bail has been set vat 2 million ($6,500).
According to the police investigation, Nwobodo came to visit her girlfriend, and waited until she fell asleep. He then entered the bedroom of the children, and had sex with the 9 and 12-year-old girls.
Edet allowed the abuse to continue for several months.