Pastor Caught In Egbeda, Lagos Burying 2 Year-Old Baby

Operatives at the Homicide Section of the state Criminal
Investigation Department, SCID, Yaba, Lagos, have begun
investigation into the discovery of the decomposing body of
a two-year-old child in a church premises in Egbeda area of
The pastor (names withheld) has been arrested over the
alleged murder of the child.
Although details of investigation were still sketchy at press
time, it was gathered that the pastor was allegedly caught
burying the dead child in a shallow grave within the church
It was learnt that the said pastor was caught by a neighbor,
who had gone out to ease himself at 2a.m., weekend,
digging the grave. The neighbour, whose identity was not
disclosed, was said to have alerted other residents.
They were said to have reported their findings to policemen
at Idimu Division, consequent upon which a team was
drafted to the church.
The policemen, as gathered, dug the shallow grave where
they discovered and exhumed the body of a baby girl. The
body was deposited at the mortuary.
Command’s Deputy Spokesman, Damasus Ozoani, confirmed
the arrest.

Source: Punch

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