One Pastor Joseph who is of Tiv extraction has been allegedly accused of killing one Best Adotihun (a teenager) after using her for ritual purposes in Kabba, Kogi State.
Source said that one Pastor Segun Adotihun, father of the deceased lady, had inherited a church from his mother known as Goodness of God Church, Korede in Kabba.
It was gathered that Pastor Segun Adotihun was before now presiding over the affairs of the inherited church popularly known as Temidire very well and living in harmony with his family.
His wife, the source said, is working in one of the government ministries in Lokoja ,the state capital.
But events took another turn when Pastor Adotihun invited Pastor Joseph all the way from Benue State to a power pack program in Temidire church where signs and wonders were expected.
Unfortunately, the source went further that Pastor Joseph hypnotized Mrs. Adotihun and became her lover as well as took over the ownership of the church.
The source said things were no longer the same in the family of the Adotihuns.
Mrs Adotihun no longer stay at work, she could not do without being with Pastor Joseph and his host children no longer listened to their father due to the usuper’s influence.
Matters came to the climax when Best Adotihun, one of Pastor Segun’s children took ill and the cause of illness could not be unravelled until she died.
Rather than take the deceased lady to the hospital, Pastor Joseph dropped the dead body at the Riverside known as Omigbo.
It is alleged that the deceased, Best Adotihun ,was used for ritual purpose by the invited Pastor Joseph to consolidate taking over the ownership of Goodness of God Church, Korede Kabba.
When our Correspondence visited the police he was told that investigation on the mater was ongoing.
When contacted, the State Police Public Relations Officer, William Ayah said the command is not aware of the matter but promised to call back.