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Rivers pastor arrested for raping teen

13 February 2016, 09:13

Rivers - A 50-year-old pastor from the Agape Baptist Church has been arrested after he allegedly raped a teenage girl in the Obio area of Rivers State, Punch reported.

According to reports the pastor tricked the teen by stating to the church that he has been battling with a painful waist and therefore God had revealed that a girl between the ages of 12 and 18 needed to massage him so that he can be healed.

Also read: Woman, 38, loses pregnancy to alleged rape by pastor

Church members did not see anything wrong with the suggestions and one members availed her younger sister to do the massage.

The pastor raped the girl on three different occasions and threatened her if she dared told anyone.

The girl told her sister who then reported the matter to police.

Police have expressed that the pastor will be charged in court after investigations have been through.

For more on this story visit Punch


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