An Assemblies of God Church Pastor, Esom Jehovah,and his 21-year-old daughter reportedly stabbed a trainee nurse, Callista, who approached the pastor over a missing phone battery and charger a neighbor gave to her to charge, to death.
It was gathered that the Pastor reacted angrily to the confrontation that happened in Umuohiagu Autonomous Community of Ngor Okpala Local Government Area of Imo state, with his daughter running to the house to fetch a knife with which the Pastor stabbed the deceased with, who bled and died on the spot. “ A boy in the compound had given the deceased a phone battery and charger to assist him recharge it, but Pastor Esom Jehovah’s first daughter stole the items, which were later found in her custody five days after.
“But the Pastor reacted angrily to the allegation against his daughter and beat up the deceased mercilessly before his daughter went and picked a kitchen knife and stuck it deep into her back while her father held her down” an eyewitness said.
Though his daughter is currently on the run, the Pastor who almost fled after stabbing Callista with the knife that pierced through her back and came out through her chest, was arrested by policemen attached to the Umuneke Ngor Divisional Police Station.
The victim’s corpse has been deposited at the Holy Rosary Hospital morgue.