Prophet Arrested For Allegedly Raping An 8-Month Old Pregnant Woman.
Festus James, a self-acclaimed man of God has been arrested by the Ondo State police station for allegedly raping an eight-month-old pregnant woman at Agbabu village via Ore, in Odigbo council area of Ondo state.
Funmi Odunlami, the state police command’s spokeswoman, claimed the prophet, who had traveled from Ibadan for a three-day revival, had allegedly raped the 22-year-old woman under the pretense of performing deliverance on her.
According to her, on November 13, 2021, a man named Festus James’m’ from Ibadan, Oyo State, traveled to Agbabu village via Ore, claiming to be a Prophet and claiming that the Holy Spirit commanded him to hold a three-day Holy Ghost Revival in a local church.
“The next day, the prophet claimed to have seen a vision concerning a 22-year-old lady who was eight months pregnant and told her to wait behind after the program“, Funmi added.
Under the pretense of rescuing her from an evil spirit, the suspect took the pregnant lady into one of the mission house’s rooms and had carnal knowledge of her.
The suspect confessed to the commission of having carnal knowledge of the pregnant woman, claiming that he didn’t know what came over him to carry out such an ungodly act. Festus will soon be arraigned before the court according to the police spokewoman.