Padre was arrested in flagrante delicto with a girl in Maracaibo


The priest of the Maria Immaculate Church, located in the La California sector north of Maracaibo, was arrested last night, Nov. 24, for maintaining an intimate relationship with a 12-year-old girl, police officials said.

The subject was identified as Iván Merino Padial, who maintained a relationship with the girl during several months, while at the same time performed masses in the church of the church María Inmaculada, according to residents of the project El Naranjal.

"The girl stayed with the priest for a long time, she arrived late at night in her house," said a neighbor who did not want to be identified. In the church they did not offer information. The religious was arrested when the The State Police of Zulia (Cpbez) was on motorized patrol in El Pilar Urbanization.

He learned that the girl, in addition to dating the mature priest, engaged in public conversations with him through social networks and received gifts from her. He called her "daughter." In the sector, neighbors are affected by the case and urge them to report any irregular situation in which children are involved.

One of the police officers suspected a gray Volkswagen vehicle with the AA622OY plate that had been parked long ago. According to the authorities report, inside the vehicle were two people performing indecent acts, it was then when the authorities lowered the citizens of the car and one of the citizens was a 12 year old girl who was without her blouse.

Immediately, a telephone call was made to the mother, who appeared in the police coordination and the case was presented to the Public Prosecutor's Office 32 regarding the Protection of Children and Adolescents.


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