On Tuesday, Reports gathered that a pastor, identified as Adekunle Francis has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly raping a 17-year-old girl. The suspect committed the unholy act at Ipamesan, Sango Ota and was reportedly arrested.
It was also learnt that the pastor lured the girl, Dolapo into an uncompleted building under the pretext of praying and anointing the victim.
Confirming the reports to newsmen, the state Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi ASP, said the victim later reported her ordeal at the Sango Police Station, adding that the Divisional Police Officer, Akinsola Ogunwale, immediately dispatched his men to the scene.
The police spokesman said that the pastor on interrogation, confessed to the crime, noting that the act was the work of the devil.
He, however, noted that 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 in Abeokuta, for further investigation.