10 suspects arrested in Ondo over burning of Sotitobire Miracle church
No fewer than 10 persons has been arrested in Ondo over their role in burning of Sotitobire miracle church and the destruction of properties of pastor Alfa Babatunde.
10 suspects arrested in Ondo
Confirming the report, Ondo state commissioner of police, Undie Adie said that they have arrested at least 10 suspects and they are currently in police custody
“It was unfortunate that they were able to have their way in burning down the church but we were able to protect the pastor’s house from being set ablaze.
Vehicles in the compound were damaged but we had been able to move them to the state CID office as investigation continues.” He added.
How it got here
One year-old baby boy went missing during a Sunday service back in November.
Efforts in finding him alive was in vain after the baby boy’s body was found.
According to the police, A popular TV station ignited the reaction from the youths in the community after it alleged that the boy’s body was exhumed from the church alter.
Police officers sent to dispersed the angry youths were also attacked.
A policeman was killed during the attack on the officers, while a motorcyclist was killed by a stray bullet.