OSUN, Nigeria – The Ikirun Police Area Command has arrested a pastor and shut down a church in Ikirun where a four-year-old baby girl was allegedly buried alive in Osun State.
Sources gathered that Ikirun Police Area Command has arrested the Pastor of the Church identified as Ogundapo Lere of Christ Gospel Apostolic Church located at Orita gbona, Palace area in Ikirun.
It was also learnt that the body of the victim has been exhumed for autopsy.
An eyewitness told newsmen that the DPO, Sani Hassan ordered his men to exhume the corpse from the Church premises for autopsy.
The Church building was surrounded by a team of policemen with their patrol vehicle who blocked the entrance of the Church to prevent people from going in and coming out of the premises while the Police Area Command, Ekoende road in Ikirun confirmed the incident.