TWO BOYS (15) IN COURT FOR DEFILEMENT
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.