A 12-year-old boy was reportedly sealed in the wall of a house in Ondo state was rescued last week. The story had so many people giving their own version of how he ended up inside the wall of an old house, none of which made much sense. However, Channels TV crew visited the sight of the incident to find out what the people of that town knew about the boy and the strange incident. The boy was identified as Aduragbemi Saka.
According to Channels TV, the house where the boy was found is located at 3B Akinfemisoye Street, Oduduwa Area in New Town, Ondo State.
The owner of the house was reportedly out of the country, hence, wasn’t at the location of the incident when it took place, however, the building was occupied by students of Adeyemi College of Education.
According to residents of the area, the boy lived with his grandmother and was said to be mentally challenged. They claimed he ran away from his grandmother as she was taking him to church for healing and that he probably fell into a little space between the walss of the house and a food canteen next to it accidentally.
Residents also said that they heard a voice talking within the wall saying that he was Judas Iscariot and that he was the one that killed Jesus. Initially, they ignored the voice, but contacted the police the next day when they heard the voice singing within the wall. They broke the wall when the police arrived.
Prophetess Dorcas Adebayo who was the one healing the boy explained in Yoruba, that the grandmother brought the boy for healing but later withdrew him from the church.
After the boy was rescued, he was taken to his Grandmother. A little boy interviewed by Channels TV said Aduragbemi was taken to State Specialist Hospital in town.
Hospital sources confirmed that the boy had been admitted but had since been discharged.