Police in Chililabombwe have arrested a 70 year old man for allegedly defiling a 14 year old girl whom he enticed with a Kr 1 and later offered Kr100 to the family for the case to be dropped.
Police sources named the man as Damson Gondwe aged 70 of Chililabombwe who allegedly dragged the girl into his house in PP Zambia Township and had carnal knowledge of her after giving her a Kr 1 to conceal the ordeal.
According to the sources, Gondwe was arrested after the mother of the minor reported the case upon discovering that her child was defiled.
After noticing that the minor was struggling to walk her mother and grandmother f the girl noticed that she was struggling to walk and was behaving strangely they questioned her after which she revealed what happened and named the perpetrator.
Gondwe, who is currently detained at Chingola Remand Prison awaiting court appearance offered the family Kr 100 to close the matter but they objected and reported the matter to Police.