Police in Ondo State have detained three male secondary school pupils for allegedly gang-raping a 14-year-old SSS 1 girl.
Idris Matthew, 17, Olawale Tobi, 18, and Ajayi Michael, 17, are the three suspects.
At Akure High School in Akure, the state capital, the suspects are said to have perpetrated the crime.
The girl reportedly went into a bush next to the school to relieve herself when she was approached and raped by the suspects.
After the incident, the victim was said to have entered the classroom with bloodstains on her uniform.
The incident was reported to the school authorities which reported at the nearest police station.
The Public Relations Officer of Ondo State Police Command, Funmilayo Odunlami confirmed the incident to newsmen on Monday.
Odunlami stated that the three suspects have been arrested and are presently in police custody.