A pastor of the Believers’ Ministry incorporated, Benin, one Otobong Emerson, was among other suspects, paraded by the Edo State Police Command on Friday, April 8 for defiling siblings of ages 6, 9 11and another lady of age 7.
Edo State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP. Chidi Nwabazor, while parading the suspect, said he had confessed to the offence.
Emerson, aged 48, while confessing to the crime said, after having carnal knowledge of the miniors for multiple times, he had to confess to his General Overseer for his deeds, adding that a spirit influenced him to do so.
“After sleeping with them for several times, my conscience started judging me, so I went to confess to my G.O. I don’t know what push me. I don’t really know what wrong with me, I really feel sober for my deed.”
In another development, the Command also paraded one Patrick Ayesan, aged 38, for having carnal knowledge and impregnating his 18 years old daughter.
The suspect made confessional statement to the offence, and thereafter charged to court and was consequently sentenced to ten (10) years imprisonment while his daughter is currently with the state Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development.
He confessed that he had been sleeping with his daughter since January 2020, adding that he go into it whenever the urge for sex comes.
He disclosed that mother of the girl is no more with him, hence his daughter, and him stay together at Okosa community, Iguobasuwa, Ovia South-west Local Government Area of the state.
He confessed, ” I only sleep with her when my body moves, and started sleeping with her January this year. My wife is no more with me, so myself and my daughter stay together, and I sleep with her when I the urge come.”