A Nigerian woman, identified simply as Cynthia, has called out her neighbour, one Olumide Oyewole, for allegedly rapping and robbing her in her apartment in the Ilasan area of Lekki, Lagos.
The lady, who goes by the handle @nurse_canazy, took to her Instagram page to cry out after the suspect broke into her house to commit the heinous crime around 8pm on Monday, May 29, 2023.
He allegedly tied her legs and raped her at knifepoint before carting away her iPhone 12 Promax, one Samsung S9, one small Nokia phone; two bottles of perfume, two wristwatches, one necklace, an iPhone charger and $10,000.
Cynthia wrote in part,
“The guy is living in the same compound with me…I don’t even know who are my neighbors in this house….so obviously I don’t know him…I was expecting a delivery today….when ever I expect deliveries, my security people bring the goods up for me…so as of 10pm today, 29th of May ,2023…I got a knock, thinking it was my security guys, I opened the door only for me to be slapped and pushed by a guy in a hoodie and in a mask, my heart nearly dropped..This guy beat the hell out of me , for a whole 30-50mins…locked me inside my house….Hit me with the knife ???? he came with… tore my clothes from my body I was completely naked, I hit my head on the wall, I was tied down with my hands behind my back,I couldn’t move… he asked for the money in my house, I gave him all, he took my $10,000… 3 of my phones., 1 iPhone,1 Samsung, 1 Nokia torch, 2 of my gold, 1 Rolex watch, my car key,…. All these was still not enough….this [email protected] beat me mercilessly for over 40mins… our house is a 3 story building…. I stay on the last floor (3)…. This [email protected] happens to be staying on the 2nd floor below me….A married man???? A freaking married man???? Wtf…what kind of animal in human form is this”
Following the incident, she reported the case at the nearest police station and the suspect was arrested.
Spokesperson of the command, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, who confirmed the incident, said detectives were sent to the crime scene and the suspect’s house where some of the stolen items were recovered.
“The police made an arrest this morning around 9.50 am at the Ilasan, area of Lekki, Lagos State. One Cynthia (surname withheld) visited the Ilasan Police Division and reported that she was raped and robbed by one Olumide Oyewole,” the PPRO stated.
Hundeyin added that an investigation was underway and that the case would be transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti.
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