Pastor Arrested For Torturing 10-Year-Old Boy With Hot Electric Iron

October 4, 2019
84 Views

34-year-old Pastor Emmanuel of Eagles Prophetic Gospel Centre, Gombe State, has been arrested for using a hot electric iron to burn a 10-year-old boy in different parts of his body.According to a report by Sun newspaper, the cleric claims that his victim, Daniel James, is the son of an ex prostitute who became a born again Christian as a result of a preaching outreach by his church.

“The 10-year-old boy committed a crime of stealing, which has been his habitual character. So, on that day, I took another dimension of punishment; I used electric iron to threaten him and it burnt him,” he revealed.

He added that he took the kid to live with him after the church helped his mother find a place to live and a business to sustain herself and her elder son who is 19-year-old.

“They lived close to an Almajiri School and the boy always had a problem with the Almajiris. So, I took him to live with me. I made a mistake of not reporting him to the police.

I always report his character to the mother before I decide to punish him on my own. In the church, everybody knows me to be a very disciplined man,” the pastor said.

You may be interested

Female Banker And Two Others Arrested And Arraigned for N14m Fraud (Photo)
News
News

Female Banker And Two Others Arrested And Arraigned for N14m Fraud (Photo)

Webby - February 23, 2021

The suspected fraudsters Men of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have arraigned a banker and two others over N14…

We Invited Military To Orlu To Prevent A Repeat Of #EndSARS Saga – Governor Uzodinma Reveals
News
5 views
News
5 views

We Invited Military To Orlu To Prevent A Repeat Of #EndSARS Saga – Governor Uzodinma Reveals

Webby - February 23, 2021

Gov Hope Uzodinma Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo state has revealed the reason he invited the military to Orlu community…

Popular Nigerian Footballer Slumps And Dies During Training (Photo)
News
4 views
News
4 views

Popular Nigerian Footballer Slumps And Dies During Training (Photo)

Webby - February 23, 2021

Odiba A Nigerian footballer, Ibrahim Odiba has slumped and died while training at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja, the State capital.…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.