A pastor who resides at Anyaa in Accra has been arrested for allegedly defiling a 12-year-old girl.
The Anyaa District Police Commander who confirmed the incident to TV3 revealed that the pastor is a co-tenant of the victim’s parents, is said to have asked the girl to buy him soft drink and oil around 4:00pm on the day of the incident.
Upon her arrival, she alleged that the pastor offered her the soft drink to take after which he gave her water to bath, after which he convinced her to stay the night since it was late.
The victim told the police that while sleeping the pastor whose name has been withheld defiled her.
The Anyaa Police say investigation is still ongoing after which the pastor would be processed for court if evidence is found against him but meanwhile, the pastor is still in custody.