Daily Nation Newspaper - - HOME NEWS - By JUSTINA MULENGA

TWO school­boys aged 15 of Mten­dere Com­pound have ap­peared in a Lusaka Mag­is­trate’s court for al­legedly de­fil­ing a girl un­der the age of 16.

It is al­leged that on Au­gust 6th 2017, in Lusaka, the two had un­law­ful car­nal knowl­edge of a 14-year-old girl con­trary to the laws of Zam­bia.

Ac­cord­ing to a state­ment from the po­lice, the vic­tim’s mother re­ported the mat­ter to Kalin­galinga Po­lice Post con­cern­ing her daugh­ter’s al­leged defilement by four boys. The vic­tim’s mother told the po­lice that the in­ci­dent oc­curred on Au­gust 6th 2017 at Chainama Golf Club of Kalin­galinga Com­pound.

In the re­port, the ar­rest­ing of­fi­cer, In­spec­tor Mwamba of Kalin­galinga Po­lice Post said she had ap­pre­hended one of the boys’ who dis­closed the other three he was with dur­ing the act.

Among the four, two sus­pects were ar­rested, ad­mit­ted to the charge af­ter be­ing ques­tioned and said they did it un­der the in­flu­ence of al­co­hol.

The mat­ter is sched­uled to come be­fore Mag­is­trate Ireen Wishi­manga soon and the two boys are on po­lice bond.

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