Policeman Defiles Primary School Pupil in Barracks
Police in Lugazi have in detention one of its officers for allegedly defiling a juvenile. The case which was kept as a top secret by the law enforcement body was committed on May 13, 2019 at Lugazi Police Station.
The suspect is identified as Police constable Patrick Lumumba attached to the same station. It is alleged Lumumba forcefully defiled a victim identified a one Karungi, 13, a primary school pupil and a resident of Kitega Zone, Lugazi municipality in Buikwe district.
According to a police report, the victim had gone to Lugazi Police Station to report a case of assault by fellow children but at the quarter guard, she met the police officer who took her to his house disguising that he would help her.
Officials say the suspect was caught red-handed with the juvenile after having sex with her.