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The men of Ogun state Police command have arrested a 59-year-old old pastor of Light Christian Church in Odeda, Oketokun Abiodun for allegedly defiling a 10-year-old neigbour’s daughter.
PLATFORM TIMES reports that the randy pastor was arrested following a report by the father of the victim who reported at Odeda police station.
In a statement by the State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi said the father of the victim alleged that the suspect saw his daughter playing with other children and called her to go and bring his key for him in his room.
Oyeyemi further explained, “while the innocent girl was going into the room, the pastor followed her behind, pushed her into the bed, covered her mouth with his hands and forcefully had carnal knowledge of her.
“Upon the report, the DPO Odeda division, Csp Ajayi Williams detailed his detectives to the scene where the randy pastor was promptly arrested.
“On interrogation, the pastor owned up to the commission of the crime and he is currently being detained at Odeda police station; while the victim has been taken to General hospital Odeda for medical attention.”
The PPRO however said the Commissioner of police, Kenneth Ebrimson has ordered the transfer of the suspect to Anti-human trafficking and child labour unit of the State criminal investigation and intelligence department for further investigation and prosecution.