An unknown man has reportedly stolen a five year-old boy from a Catholic Church in Anambra State.
SP Haruna Mohammed, spokesperson for Anambra State Police Command stated this In a press release made available to DAILY POST in Awka.
Haruna said the man allegedly accosted two children in the field of St. Joseph Catholic Cathedral Church, Ekwulobia, Aguata Local Government Area, where they were playing, after accompanying their parents to church.
He was said to have sent the eldest on errand, asking him to buy him sachet of water from a stall opposite the church, but ended up making away with his 5-year-old sibling.
Part of the release reads, “On the 15/12/2019 at about 2:pm, one Mr and Mrs Ayinkor Umego both of Okpo Village Ekwulobia reported at Aguata Police Station that on the…