Police arrests pastor for allegedly defiling teenage chorister in Ogun


Police operatives in Ogun have arrested a pastor for allegedly defiling a 14-year-old choir member in the Agbado space of the state.

The spokesman for the state police command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the event in an announcement on Sunday in Abeokuta, mentioned the 38-year-old pastor was the Basic Overseer of the church.

He added the pastor’s arrest adopted a grievance lodged by the sufferer’s mom on the Agbado Divisional Headquarters.

Oyeyemi mentioned: “The pastor would have lengthy been arrested, however the sufferer’s mom annoyed earlier strikes as a result of she doesn’t need to offend her pastor.

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“The lady later modified her thoughts and invited the police after noticing that the woman had been bleeding ceaselessly because the incident occurred in October 2021.

“The sufferer, who’s at the moment recuperating in a hospital, advised the police that the pastor deflowered her.

The pastor lured the woman into his room whereas the mom was away and forcefully had carnal data of her.

“After the matter was reported on the police station, police operatives had been deployed to the church the place the pastor was arrested.

“Throughout interrogation, the pastor admitted that he defiled the sufferer and pleaded for forgiveness.”

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