A 29-year-old woman has allegedly defiled a 15-year-old boy in Nakonde district, Muchinga Province.
Taona Namwalizi of Katozi village, is believed to have given the juvenile beer, before se_xually molesting him.
This was when the suspect had earlier asked the boy to escort her for some errands within the village.
ZANIS reports that the incident happened on Sunday, May 30, 2021, around 1900 hours, but was reported to police the following day by the boy’s mother.
Muchinga Province Police Commissioner, Lizzie Machina has confirmed the incident, saying the suspect has since been arrested.
She has added that the suspect first took the minor to the bar and later to her house, where she assaulted him after he fell asleep.
Ms Machina further said the boy was only rescued by two members of the public, who heard his shouts and rushed to the woman’s house.