A Lagos-based pastor has been arrested by the State Police Command for allegedly raping and impregnating a 15-year-old girl, Concise News reports.
The mother of the victim from Akure, Ondo State brought in the report to the Igando Police Station on July 2, according to Lagos State Police Command’s spokesperson, DSP Bala Elkana.
Elkana disclosed thta the complainant alleged that sometime in August 2017, her daughter was brought to Lagos to live with the suspect and his wife.
“She stated further that she discovered that the survivor was pregnant sometime in June 2018 and that when she interrogated her, she mentioned the name of the suspect.
“The survivor stated in her statement that it all started in January 2018 when the suspect started having sexual intercourse with her and got her pregnant. She stated further that she gave birth to a baby girl sometime in April 2019,” he said.
In a similar development, a 35-year-old man has also been arrested for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl in an uncompleted building.
According to NAN, the suspect was reported at Iba Police Station by one Harrisson on July 2.
Elkana said that the suspects would be charged to court as soon as investigation was concluded.