The Police, Lagos State Command have arrested a pastor in the state for allegedly raping and impregnating a 15-year-old girl.
The Command’s spokesperson, DSP Bala Elkana, on Sunday, confirmed that the mother of the victim from Akure, Ondo State brought in the report at Igando Police Station on July 2.
DSP Bala Elkana made it known that the complainant alleged that sometime in August 2017, her daughter was brought to Lagos to live with the suspect and his wife.
“I discovered that my daughter was pregnant sometime in June 2018 and that’s when I interrogated her, she mentioned the name of the suspect.
“My daughter according to her statement made it known that it all started in January 2018,
when the suspect started having sexual intercourse with her and afterwards got her pregnant.
My daughter later gave birth to a baby girl sometime in April, 2019.”
SHAME: Pastor In Custody For Allegedly Impregnating 15-Year Old Girl
In the same vein, a 35-year-old man has also been arrested for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl in an uncompleted building.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) gathered that the suspect was reported at Iba Police Station by one Harrisson on 2nd July.
Elkana however, said that the suspects would be charged to court as soon as investigation was concluded.