A randy boss has been arrested by the operatives of the Anambra State Police Command for allegedly attempting to rape his housemaid in Ifite, Awka, the state capital.
The 12-year-old house girl was said to have jumped from a storey building to escape being raped as she fractured her legs in the process.
The incident reportedly happened on Thursday and the maid has been admitted to a hospital for treatment.
A Facebook user, Mrs Ify Unachukwu, who shared the incident on her page, wrote, “A 12-year-old house help jumped down the window of a storey building to escape rape by her ‘Oga’.
“She sustained a fracture on her leg bone (tibia). Now, she has been moved from Climax Specialist Hospital, Awka, to the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Teaching Hospital, Amaku. She is presently in a critical condition, after escaping.”
The state police spokesman, Tochukwu Ikenga, who confirmed the incident said that the culprit had been arrested.
“The suspect is in our custody and investigation has begun please,” he added.