Lagos State Police Command has arrested Nollywood actor, Olarenwaju James popularly known as Baba Ijesha for allegedly defiling a minor.
A statement by the Lagos State Police PPRO, Muyiwa Adejobi, disclosed that the 48-year-old actor was arrested after one Princess Adekola Adekanya reported the case at the Sabo Police Station on Monday.
The State Police spokesman said the case was transferred to the Gender Unit of the State CID, Panti, Yaba Lagos for proper investigation.
He said based on preliminary findings, the suspect sexually assaulted the victim 7-years ago and also confessed to the crime after he was recently captured by a CCTV camera in the house of the complainant trying to carry out the act again.
He added that the State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, had ordered for proper investigation as he promised to do justice in the matter.