The Nigeria Police Force, Imo Command, have arrested a supposed man of God, Michael Mbonu, who is a prophet of Christ Army Ministry – a Church located in Ulakpo, a community in Owerri North Local Government Area (LGA) of Imo State, for allegedly kidnapping and killing a member of his Church Princewill Ezeji.
According to reports gathered by Naijauto, the deceased went to the man of God for blessings upon his newly acquired car – a Toyota Camry. The prophet, Mbonu, kidnapped and killed him to acquire the car.
Another suspect, Kingsley Udemba, is also in Police custody over the crime. The 24-year-old took advantage of the incident, and robbed the deceased’s family members of ₦960,000. He claimed to have abducted him, and demanded for the money as ransom for his release.
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The prophet and other suspect arrested by the Police
Commissioner of Police in the state, Rabiu Ladodo, confirmed that Mbonu held Princewill hostage for sometime before killing him. He revealed that the Police started investigating the matter after the disappearance of the deceased was brought to their notice by his brother identified as Emeka Ezeji. Upon his arrest, Mbonu took the Police to the location where he killed his victim. Some items belonging to the deceased were recovered by the Police including his car, phone and SIM card.
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