POLICE in Isoka District of Muchinga Province have arrested a Grade 12 pupil of Isoka Secondary School for allegedly committing sodomy.
ZANIS reports that Muchinga Province Police Deputy Commissioner Bonny Kapeso has confirmed the arrest of the named pupil in an interview in Chinsali today.
Mr. Kapeso said the pupil aged 17 had canal knowledge of a fellow male Grade 9 pupil in unnatural way in the school dormitory on January 17, 2014 on the bed of the victim.
Mr. Kapeso said the victim immediately reported the matter to the school authorities. He added that the school head teacher Godwin Maseka later reported the matter to the police.
The Deputy Police Chief further said the suspect told the police that he has been doing that for a long time now with other boys on the Copper Belt where he lives.
Mr. Kapeso said the boy has been remanded in police custody at Isoka Police Station and will appear in court soon.