The Cross River State Police command has paraded seventy-eight persons suspected to have committed various crimes in the state, among them a 48- year old Pastor who defiled his twelve-year-old housemaid.
According to the Cross River State Commissioner of Police, Mr Hafiz Mohammed Inuwa, Pastor Dominic Udo John forcefully defiled his house 12-year-old housemaid, Enobong John Etim and following the victim’s cry for help, the Police arrested him.
According to Vanguard, Inuwa, who also paraded seventy-seven other suspected criminals and cultists, told Journalists during a press briefing in Calabar on Wednesday that John, who lives at Ikot Ekpo, near 8th miles, has admitted to committing the crime.
”On 11th March 2018, at about 2200hrs, one Pastor Dominic Udo John (48) of Ikot Ekpo, 8th miles Calabar was arrested for forcefully defiling his 12yrs old housemaid, Enobong John Etim.
Following the victim’s outcry, the suspect was arrested and admitted to committing the crime.
Meanwhile, medical examination has been carried out by a qualified medical practitioner to ascertain the health status of the girl ,the suspect will be charged to court.”