POLICE in Lusaka are holding a 28 year old man for allegedly sodomizing two boys aged two and four.
In a media statement, Police deputy spokesperson Danny Mwale said the suspect of unknown house number in Kalikiliki Compound is alleged to have been sodomising the two male children.
Mr Mwale said preliminary investigations revealed that the suspect, who lives within the same neighborhood with the children in Kalikiliki Compound, had canal knowledge of the children against the order of nature on several occasions between May 2022 and June 19, 2022.
“ The suspect is alleged to have been enticing the Children with sweets and jiggles before sexually abusing them in his room. On June 19, 2022, the two children complained of painful private parts to their parents who later reported the matter to the Police, ” he said.
Mr Mwale said police apprehended the suspect after being identified by the victims. He’s currently detained in Police custody.
He said the children whose condition is reported not to be stable, are receiving treatment at the hospital.