Information reaching us has it that parents of the 13 years Old Girl Allegedly Raped by One Franklin Orlukwere in Ahoada East local government area in rivers state have entered a settlement negotiation with the family of the culprit.
The suspect Franklin Orlukwere was arraigned in Magistrate court in Ahoada East on 18th June 2019 and was remanded in prison custody.
Information from the SA on media to Eze Enene Felix Otuwarikpo Eze Igbu Upata 111 of Upata kingdom, Comrade Monday Oyagiri told our correspondent that the parents of the girl is in serious bargain with the suspect’s family to drop the charges against the suspect. He said that the 10 years old girl was staying in her sister house who is married in Edeoha in Ahoada East she is from Ahoada West.
That after the court sitting, the suspect family went to Ahoada West to see how they can settle out of court with the parents of the victim. Eze Felix Enene is saddened with the development because He effected the arrest of the suspect and handed over to the Police. It is difficult for him to prevail on the victim’s parent since the victim has relocated to where she hails from, which is not part of his kingdom.
He is pleading with parents of the girl and other stakeholders to allow justice take its cause for the sake of the minor to serve as deterrent to other who intends to carry out such heinous crimes.