The Imo State Police Command has arrested a 49-year-old pastor, recognized as George Amaechi Okeaghalam, for allegedly defiling a 5-year-old girl in Owerri, Imo state.
Report of the alleged act of the pastor was shared on-line by an NGO (Sweet Mothers Foundation) on Wednesday, December 9.
According to the report, the pastor, mentioned to be an acquaintance and neighbor of the sufferer’s household lured the little girl to his condominium whereas she was enjoying in their resident in Umuguma village and had carnal information of her. He additionally threatened to kill the sufferer if she reveals what he did to her to anybody.
After the incident, the little girl appeared disturbed, moody and walked unsteadily, which attracted the eye of her mom.
Acting on motherly intuition, she lifted her daughter’s skirt and noticed that her pant was stained with blood.
After persuading her, the kid allegedly disclosed how the pastor lured her to his home and ‘did something to her’.
The NGO additionally connected a wedding invitation card to the submit, which exhibits that the pastor’s wedding was slated for this Saturday, December 12, at Heaven Power Believers Solution Ministry in Owerri.
It was gathered that the pastor is presently in police custody and the sufferer is already present process remedy.
Read the NGO’s full submit beneath,
“The sufferer’s mom instructed of how she got here again and met a disturbed and moody girl with a gait that steered she has been harmed. Out of instinctive wire, she reached for her skirt and gazed at a blood-stained pant. After persuasion and her favourite deal with, her daughter disclosed how she went in search of her playmate and determined to fill in her play session with sand fort when she didn’t meet her playmate.
According to her, Uncle requested her to comply with him to his home and requested her to lay on the naked rest room tiles the place he “did something to her”, threatened to kill her and take her away from her mum if she says a factor.
Since Tuesday, little girl’s mom has been unhappy, confused and shocked. She solely spoke to few ladies in low tones. As fear-gripped as she is, the opposite ladies held solely refined powwows in order not to incite “trouble” or “touch the annointed” as because the accused individual is a pastor, a holy cankerworm accorded all of the morally proper and decenct-filled respect.
It was not till the whispers bought to the mom’s brother final night time that they matched to the church buiding of Pastor George, 49. He denied figuring out the sufferer however when it grew to become clear, he admitted figuring out her however pointed finger at his plumber.
Meanwhile, the little girl repeatedly made eye contact with the pastor when requested “who did this to you” and go on to narrate the heart-wrenching incident when taken out of George’s sight.
The Pastor has been arrested whereas the poor girl is receiving remedy in a hospital. She was nonetheless recognizing round 4pm right this moment earlier than admission.
As you learn and share, keep in mind Pastor George will not be a stranger. He is a well-known individual in the household and has personally handed his wedding IV to the sufferer’s mom…