How Nigerian Man Was Caught After He Sneaked Into A House And Raped 73-Yr-Outdated Lady In Eire (Photograph)
A healthcare assistant who admitted raping a 73-year-old girl with Alzheimer’s in an Irish nursing residence has been given an 11-year sentence.
The sufferer was attacked in her room within the early hours of three April, throughout the top of the Covid-19 lockdown.
She was present in a distressed state later that morning by a workers member.
Emmanuel Adeniji, of Royal Canal Court docket, Kilcock in County Kildare, had denied rape however later pleaded responsible after his DNA matched a pattern from the sufferer.
The 52-year-old labored in healthcare for 15 years earlier than the assault and he had no earlier convictions.
The decide at Dublin’s Central Prison Court docket described the rape as “an egregious breach of belief by a professional and skilled healthcare employee”.
The sufferer’s household advised the courtroom Adeniji had “single-handedly destroyed our mam’s life”.
CCTV footage from the nursing residence on the time of the rape confirmed Adeniji getting into and popping out of the girl’s room at about 03:00 native time on three April.
Later that morning, one other workers member discovered the sufferer upset however coherent.
Gardaí (Irish police) had been referred to as and the girl was capable of make an announcement in regards to the rape.
She advised officers she was in her room on a regular basis as residents had been “locked in due to the virus”.
Adeniji was arrested 11 days later.
The sufferer’s daughter advised the Central Prison Court docket that her household have been unable to hug her mom to consolation her for the reason that assault.
“We all the time stated we’ll dread the day she loses her reminiscence, however now in the future we hope she wakes up and would not keep in mind,” she added.
The decide stated the impact of the rape on the sufferer had been “devastating” with the girl experiencing emotions of “melancholy, suicidal ideas, nightmares and a scarcity of security”.
He imposed an 11-year jail sentence on Adjeniji, with the ultimate yr suspended.