A 38-year-old pastor, Israel Adebayo has been arrested by men of Ogun state Police Command for defiling 14-year-old member of his church.
It is reported that the pastor, who is the General Overseer of The Beloved Chapel located at Agbado area of Ogun state was arrested following a complaint lodged at Agbado Divisional Headquarters by the mother of the victim, who reported that while she traveled to treat herself of certain ailment, her daughter who happened to be a choir member in their church, went to the church and the pastor lured her into his room and f%rcefully had carnal knowledge of her.
Following the report, the randy pastor was arrested. During interrogation, he admitted defiling the victim and pleaded for forgiveness. In a statement by the Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the suspect would have been arrested long ago, but mother of the victim frustrated the move because she doesn’t want to offend the pastor.
He said when the victim bl€d continuously from her private part since when the incident happened in October 2021, she was left with no option than to allow police come into the matter.