Operatives of the Ondo State State Command have arrested a 61-year-old clergyman for allegedly having carnal knowledge of a 16-year-old girl in Ogbese area of Akure North Local Government area of the state.
It was gathered that the Pastor, Ajayi Famakinwa deflowered the girl, Oluwatosin Ilesanmi and got her pregnant after the act.
Famakinwa, who confessed to sleeping with the girl was accused by the victim of engaging in the act in an open market with her in the community after deflowering her in his house.
Speaking on the development, the Police Public Relations Officer in the State, DSP Funmi Odunlami, stated that the victim claimed that she was lured under the guise of cleansing her spiritually.
The Police PRO added that the suspect would be charged to court after the completion of investigation.