Police detectives attached to the state police command, Asaba, Delta State have arrested the general overseer of a new generation church (name withheld) for allegedly r*ping a 7 year-old daughter of his church member.
Police image maker in the state, Mrs. Celestina Kalu, confirmed that the suspect (name withheld) is the general overseer of the new generation church along Ibusa Road Koka offshoot to Dunlop axis in Asaba, adding that the victim identified as Glory (surname withheld) was allegedly lured into the church apartments with the intention of praying for her when the bubble burst.
It was gathered that the victim could not keep to herself the incident, rather she cried to the parents who upon interrogation confirmed that the pastor allegedly raped her. She was said to have been taken to Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Asaba, where it was confirmed that the suspect raped her with bruises in their private parts.
Mrs. Celestina Kalu, the police image maker, further confirmed that the matter was reported at the police headquarters where the detectives were assigned to investigate, adding that upon investigation the suspect was arrested and he confessed to the crime.