Over 50 kidn*pped children were rescued by authorities from an underground church in Ondo, and the pastor and others were arrested.
Pastor Others Arrested In Ondo State As Police Rescue Over 50 Children From Church Underground
In the Valentino Area of Ondo Town, Ondo West LGA of Ondo State, scores of children who were purportedly abducted have been found in a church’s basement.
The children, who are more than 50, were reportedly found and saved on Friday, July 2, 2022.
The children were allegedly held in the church’s basement by a kidnapping ring, according to reports.
Police have taken the church’s pastor and a few churchgoers into custody.
The victims have been taken to the police headquarters in Akure, according to SP Funmilayo Odunlami, the state command’s public relations officer.