Command at Ipamesan, Sango Ota, for allegedly raping a 17-year-old girl,
The suspect, who was arrested on Tuesday, November 22, 2016, was said to
have lured the girl into an uncompleted building under the pretext of
praying for and anointing her.
As soon as they entered the uncompleted building, the pastor was said to have turned on the girl and raped her.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the
victim later reported her ordeal at the Sango Police Station, adding
that the Divisional Police Officer, Akinsola Ogunwale, immediately
dispatched a team of detectives to the scene where the suspect was
He said, “On interrogation, the suspect confessed to the crime. He told
policemen at the Sango Police Division that the act was the work of the
Oyeyemi, an Assistant Superintendent of Police, said the state
Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, had ordered the immediate
transfer of the case to the Anti-Human Trafficking and Child Labour Unit
of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department,
Abeokuta, for further investigation.