A pastor identified as Joseph Anthony of Living Faith Church, a.k.a Winners Chapel, at Njaba Local Government Area of Imo State, has been arrested for allegedly raping an 11-year-old daughter of a fellow pastor.
DAILY POST learnt that the victim is the daughter of a fellow pastor, Chukwuma Okoronkwo who accommodated the suspect in their house.
The Imo state police command paraded the suspect among traditional ruler of Obor Awara Autonomous community in Ohaji/Egbema LGA, Andrew Okuegbunuwa accused of providing his kidnap gang with operational vehicle.
The state Commissioner of police, Isaac Akinmoyede, in a press briefing on Monday, said the pastor and other suspects were involved in various crimes ranging from kidnapping, armed robbery, incest among others.
Akinmoyede said the command has embarked on a full-scale investigation to fish out other criminals in the state, adding that the suspects would soon be charged to court.
According to him, he had just been transferred to the Njaba chapter of Winners Chapel and was waiting to be assigned his residential apartment before another Pastor offered to harbour him until he secured his own accommodation