A 24 years old man Gbemisola Olufusi and a 65 years old pastor Festus Adebayo, have both landed in police net for allegedly using the menstrual pad of 20 years old Oluwasemilore Iluyomade for ritual the Ondo Police Command has announced.
Olufusi is reported to be the boyfriend of Iluyomade, whose menstrual pad was reportedly used for ritual.
A source in the police told journalists, the boyfriend and the pastor both planned to use the menstrual pad of the girl for ritual.
The pad was said to have been delivered to the pastor in December and two months later, whitish substance started coming out of the private area of the victim.
The family of the victim after seeking medical advice and undergoing two procedures with no result suspected she might have been used for ritual and involved the police, who in turn arrested the boyfriend who implicated the pastor.
The father of the victim, Festus Iluyomade, explain their ordeal to newsmen.
“When we noticed substance was coming out of my daughter’s body, we reported the case to the police after a series of prayers. We have done different operations and we are still carrying out the test”. He said.
Spokesperson of the state police command, Tee Leo Ikoro confirmed the arrest to journalists.
“The Father of the victim reported the case in Ondo that he suspected his daughter was used for ritual by the two suspects now in our custody.
”The case has been transferred to the homicide section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (SCIID) for further investigation. Ikoro stated.