Men of Ekiti State Police Command have arrested a self acclaimed Pastor (names withheld) in Ikere Ekiti for allegedly having a canal knowledge of a 19 year old girl under the pretense of giving her spiritual cleansing.
According to the statement made available to the newsmen in Ado Ekiti yesterday by the Public Relations Officer,Mr Victor Babayemi,the 29 years old man was arrested by the police detectives at Araromi Street, Ikere Ekiti about three weeks ago
The suspect,according to Babayemi was said to have confessed to the crime,
The pastor was said to have lured the girl to his house to perform the spiritual cleansing having told the girl that she was under a spiritual spell.
On getting to his room,according to the police image maker, the victim was threatened and put under fear of harm before he eventually made serial sex with her
“Medical reports confirmed that the victim was actually raped by the suspect while preliminary investigation revealed that the pastor is a serial rapist who was in the habit of luring hapless women with spiritual cleansing to have unlawful canal knowledge.
“ He will be charged to court as soon as investigation into the case is concluded,Babayemi declared.