One Michael Mbonu, prophet of Christ Army Ministry in Ulakpo, Owerri
North Local Government Area of Imo state has allegedly kidnapped and
killed his church member, Princewill Ezeji.
Ezeji was said to
have gone to seek blessing from his cleric with his latest priced
possession, a Toyota Camry car, and was killed and dispossessed of the
car by the supposed man of God.
One Kingsley Udemba, 24, said to
have capitalised on the situation to fleece Princewill’s family the sum
of N960,000 as ransom, claiming to have abducted the then missing man
was also paraded.
The state commissioner of police, Rabiu Ladodo
who paraded the suspects before newsmen in Owerri, stated that the
prophet had initially kidnapped the victim before getting rid of him.
disclosed that once men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) from
the command got wind of the disappearance of the victim through his
brother, Emeka Ezeji who reported the matter, they immediately swung
into action and arrested the prophet.
Upon his arrest, the police
boss said, the suspect took the police to where he murdered the victim,
adding that some personal effects like phone, car and SIM card, which
the victim took to the prophet’s residence, were recovered.