A 31-YEAR-OLD Binga man appeared at the Hwange Magistrates’ Court yesterday charged with indecent assault after he forced his arm through his parents’ bedroom window and fo_ndled his stepmother’s pri_vates while his father was asleep.
Yekelani Mudenda of Chisuma village in Malayila in Binga was convicted for indecent assault and unlawful entry by magistrate Rosemary Dube.
He was remanded in custody to tomorrow for sentencing.
The court heard that on January 1 this year, Mudenda proposed love to his 33-year-old stepmother, Shylet Mwembe, but was spurned.
The following night, Mudenda went to his parents’ homestead and noticed that the door had been tightly secured and forced his way through a plastic sheet covering the bedroom window and then care_ssed his stepmother’s pri_vates.
The woman was jolted from her sleep and alerted her husband Herbert Muleya, who drew closer to the window and positively identified his son.
The matter was reported to police, leading to Mudenda’s arrest.