A Church founder and renown Pastor of a church, names withheld has been arrested by detectives attached to the Delta State Police Command, Asaba, on for allegedly raping a seven-year-old daughter of his member.
Mrs. Celestina Kalu, the police image maker in Delta State said the suspect’s church was along Ibusa Road, Koka, Asaba.
She said the victim was allegedly raped during prayers having earlier lured her into the church office with the intention of praying for her.
The victim could not keep the incident to herself, hence she cried to her parents on the matter, it was gathered,
Her parents were said to have taken her to
After the rape, the victim's ordeal was confirmed at the Federal Medical Centre in Asaba, where medical report confirmed she had been raped after the discovery of bruises in her private parts.
Celestina said the matter was reported at the police headquarters, where detectives were assigned to investigate the matter, adding that upon investigation, the suspect was arrested and he confessed to the crime.