The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Imo State Command, has arrested one Paul Ihuaku for allegedly raping his mom.
The 45-year-old Ihuaku hails from Umueke Ezagbogu within the Ezinihitte Mbaise Native Authorities Space of Imo State.
Briefing journalists on Thursday, the state Commandant of the NSCDC, Mr Raji Ibrahim, mentioned the suspect was arrested by the operatives of the corps following a tip-off.
It was gathered that after the incident, the mom reported the suspect to the youth within the space, who apprehended him and alerted males of the corps.
“The lads of the command later proceeded to the residence of the suspect and arrested him,” he added.
Fielding questions from journalists, the suspect confessed to the crime, including that he was inebriated.
“After ingesting on that fateful night, there was a heavy downpour and I couldn’t resist the urge for intercourse; so, I had to make use of a neighborhood pistol to threaten my mom to submission and I later raped her,” Ihuaku acknowledged.
Requested if he was married, the suspect mentioned he didn’t have the means but, as he was not doing something tangible.
“I used to be not bewitched. I used to be inebriated,” he added.
It was additionally gathered that the incident befell within the village home the suspect resides in together with his mom.
The mom (title withheld) confessed that the incident was the second time.
She mentioned, “I used to be within the kitchen and noticed him (Ihuaku) with a pistol. He used it to threaten me. He informed me that he would kill me. I couldn’t do something aside from to beg him to drop the gun.
“It was within the course of that he threw me on the bottom and it (rape) occurred.
“I needed to name on the youth the following morning, because the incident occurred when it was already darkish and damp. The youth later went to the NSCDC headquarters in Itu to report him, therefore his arrest.”