IMO, Nigeria – A pastor, Joseph Anthony of the Living Faith Church at Njaba LGA of Imo State has been paraded by the Imo State police command for allegedly defiling an 11-year-old girl.

The victim, according to reports, was said to be the daughter of a fellow pastor, Chukwuma Okoronkwo who accommodated him in their house for some period.

The pastor was paraded alongside a traditional ruler of Obor Awarra autonomous community in Ohaji/Egbema LGA of Imo State, Andrew Okuegbunuwa and many other suspects involved in various crimes ranging from kidnapping, armed robbery, incest among others.

The state Commissioner of Police, Isaac Akinmoyede while briefing newsmen on Tuesday said that the pastor will soon be charged to court, disclosing that the command has embarked on a full scale investigation.