From Abia State, A 75-Year old Herbalist has been paraded by the police for allegedly sexually assaulting a twelve-year-old boy “through the anus.”
Commissioner of Police, Joshak Habila, who paraded the suspect in Umuahia on Friday with other suspected criminals, said that the incident occurred on March 8, 2015 .
According to the police, the suspect confessed to the crime during interrogatios. The suspect allegedly “took the victim without the consent of the parents and had sexual intercourse with him through the anus for three good days.”
Police reports also say he confessed to having homosexual relationships with other children in the village.
However, in an interview with Saturday Punch, the suspect denied having any sexual 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.