Two suspects arrested for allegedly aiding disgraced pastor


PORT ELIZABETH – Two women aged 28 and 36-years will make their first appearance before the Port Elizabeth Magistrate court this Friday for allegedly recruiting girls for Timothy Omotoso, the senior pastor of the Jesus Dominion International Church.

The two suspects were arrested on Tuesday by the Port Elizabeth Hawks trafficking in persons unit.  It is alleged that the suspects recruited girls,  all over the country and monitored their movements in the houses were they were being kept. Investigations with regards to this case are continuing and more arrests will be made.

Meanwhile, 59 -year-old Omotoso was arrested on 20 April by the Hawks in Port Elizabeth. He is facing multiple charges related to contravention of the Sexual Offences Act, these include two counts of rape. Some of the alleged victims are as young and 13-years.

Enquiries: Captain Anelisa Feni @ 072 248 6619

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