Man flees after defiling girl, 12
By JACKSON MAPAPAYI
POLICE have launched a manhunt for a suspect of Kabandacompound in Mwinilunga District for defiling a 12-year-old girl.
According to North Western Province Deputy Police Commissioner, Fred Mulenga, the girl was defiled on Saturday afternoon at the suspect’s home and was reported to the police by the mother to the victim.
The suspect had been identified as Joas Kankawani.
Dr Mulenga said the suspect allegedly lured the girl into his house where he abused her and fled
“The incidence was reported by the mother of the victim that her daughter had been defiled,” Dr Mulenga said.
Dr Mulenga has urged parents to take interest in the whereabouts of their children especially girls to avoid such occurrences.
He said some incidences were avoidable provided parents or guardians took full care of their children.