An eight year old girl of Musanza village of Nakonde District in chief Waitwika‘s area of Muchinga Province has been defiled by a 16 year old boy of the same village.
Muchinga province Police Deputy Commissioner Bonny Kapeso confirmed the incident to ZANIS in Nakonde.
Mr. Kapeso said the girl sustained bruises on her private parts and was taken to hospital where she was examined.
The Deputy Commissioner said the juvenile was defiled around 19:00hrs by Nkumbu Siwale of the same village.
Siwale is currently in police custody and will appear in court soon.