A 50-years-old prophet, Shobowale Tayo, in-charge of Cherubim & Seraphim church; Oke-igbala, Ifo Ogun state has been arrested by men of Ogun state Police Command, for having unlawful carnal knowledge of a 17-years-old member of the church (name withheld).
Prophet Tayo was arrested, following a report lodged at the Family Support Unit of Ota Area Command by the victim, who was accompanied by her mother to the station.
The victim had reported that sometime in March 2021, the prophet invited her to the church for prayer, and that the man of God took advantage of been alone with him in the church to forcefully had unlawful carnal knowledge of her.
The victim further stated that, after the illicit affair, the suspect ordered her to take a spiritual bath in the church with an already spritually prepared candle, which he used to rub all over her body.
According to information made available to Fasnews by the state image maker, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the girl started having spritual attack and render her unconscious for hours .
“Upon the report, the Area Commander Ota, ACP Muhideen Obe, detailed his family support unit to the scene where the randy prophet was promptly arrested.
“During preliminary interrogation, the suspect initially denied the rape allegations, but when he was confronted by the victim, he couldn’t deny nor absolve himself of the allegations,” DSP Oyeyemi narrated.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner Of Police, CP Edward Awolowo Ajogun, has ordered a thorough investigation of the case and the suspect be charged to court when investigation is concluded.