Pastor arrested for alleged adultery in Ogun State

A Pastor in charge of Spirit-Filled International Christian Church, Olumore, Ogun State, Timothy Oluwatimilehin has been arrested for allegedly sleeping with a woman and her two daughters.

Police Public Relations Officer in the State, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who disclosed this in a statement on Thursday, said the arrest followed a complaint lodged at Adatan Police Station by the victims’ husband.

Accompanied by an official of the Ministry of Women Affairs, he reported that his wife and two daughters were lured by their church pastor, who took them into his custody, and has since been sleeping with them.

“Upon the report, the Divisional Police Officer, Adatan division, Superintendent of Police, Abiodun Salau detailed his detectives to effect the arrest of the randy pastor,” the police spokesman said.

Upon interrogation, Oyeyemi said the suspect confessed to having committed the crime but pleaded for forgiveness.

According to him, the suspect explained that he took advantage of a little misunderstanding between the woman and her husband to carry out the devilish act.

Reacting to the arrest, the Commissioner of Police in the State, Lanre Bankole, directed the Anti-Human Trafficking and Child Labour Unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department to take over the case and diligently investigate it with the view to charging the suspect to court as soon as possible.

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