A man simply identified as Sesan was reported to have defiled his three years old step daughter in Ifetedeo, Ife-South Local Government Area of Osun state.
It was gathered that the girl’s mother, Adediran Shola left the girl in the care of her husband while she went to the farm.
The step father was said to have pounced on the girl and forcefully had sex with her.
Shola, who lived at Ayesan street, however, raised alarm when she returned from the farm and discovered blood on the girl’s private part.
Upon examining the baby, the mother discovered that the girl had injuries on her private part and decided to report the matter at the police station at Ifetedeo.
Confirming the incident, Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Folasade Odoro said the victim’s mother reported the case to the police.
She added the suspected was arrested and is helping with police investigation.
According to her, the victim has been taken to the University of Medical Science in Ondo state for treatment.
Meanwhile the Police Commissioner, Johnson Kokumo assured that no stone would be left untouched in a bid to bring the suspect to justice.