The Entire congregation of St Peter’s Anglican Church Orhoakpor community,Ethiope East Local Government area of Delta State,was thrown into mourning, following the death of their presiding priest,who was allegedly beaten to death by some unknown criminals who attacked his apartment around the church premises.
According to reports,some unknown criminals attacked his family stealing large amounts of money and his television set.the criminals allegedly gave the priest a serious beating before escaping with the stolen items.The Cleric was confirmed dead few minutes after the bandits escaped.
Also speaking on the incident,Another priest who begged to remain Anonymous added that “Bad boys went to his house. Stole television, money and beat him. After sometime, he passed on.”