Police in Western province we have arrested a 15 year-old boy for allegedly having defiled and impregnated a 12 year-old girl.
Police Service spokesperson, Elizabeth Kanjela disclosed in a statement released to the media today.
Ms. Kanjela said the incident occurred between April and July, 2012 at Kandyana village in Senaga.
The two children are believed to have been in a relationship and some time between April and July 2012 had carnal knowledge.
The victim who is also a grade six pupil is 21 weeks pregnant.
The boy has been charged with defilement contrary to Section 138 of the penal code of the laws of Zambia and is out on police bond.
He will appear in court soon.