Police in Eastern Province have arrested a 20 year old man of Kapusa Village in Chief Ndake`s area in Nyimba District for allegedly defiling a 15 year old female minor.
Joseph Mwale was arrested following a report by the girl’s father to the police.
Samson Sakala reported that Mwale defiled his daughter Dorika Sakala. The suspected has since been arrested and charged with defilement contrary to the laws of Zambia.
In another development, police have received two separate cases of house break ins in Chipata`s Walela Compound where assorted goods worth thousands of Kwacha have been reported stolen.
Meanwhile, a Mr Lenard Mkandawire of Chipata`s Rose area is reported to have lost a radio cassette worth K2470 in a break in at his shop.
Police have since launched investigations in each separate case.