Police Command in Ondo State has arrested a pastor, Festus Adebayo for allegedly conspiring with another man , Gbemisola Olafusi , to use a girl ’ s menstrual pad for rituals.
According to report gathered, Olafusi is said to be the 20 – year- old girl ’ s boyfriend , and allegedly collected her menstrual pad and gave it to Adebayo for ritual purposes in December 2019 .
Report further said that some months after the menstrual pad was collected, the victim started experiencing some discharges from her private parts .
It revealed that this raised the suspicion of the girl ’ s family and some people around that she might have been used for rituals .
Following their suspicion, the father of the girl reported the matter at the police station .
The state Police Public Relations Officer , Mr Tee – Leo Ikoro , who confirmed the arrest of the suspects , said investigation had commenced .
He said the matter had been transferred to the homicide section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation .