The General Overseer of a church located at Ibusa Road, Koka, Asaba, Delta State have been arrested on Thursday by the Delta State Police Command, Asaba, for allegedly having sexual intercourse with a seven-year-old daughter of member of his church.
The police spokesperson in the state, Mrs. Celestina Kalu, who confirmed the incident said the victim was lured into the church by the pastor with a false intention of praying for her, it was during the course of the prayer she was raped
The victim who was reportedly bitter about what she has just gone through could not keep it to herself, prompting her to cry to her parents.
Her parents were said to immediately rush her to the Federal Medical Centre, (FMC) in the state capital, where she was confirmed raped.
Kalu 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.