Police in Lwezi region, Ntungamo district has confirmed the arrest of a 23 year old primary teacher for sodomizing a primary seven pupil.
The suspect who was identified as Igga Sudais, popularly known as Kagame is currently detained at mbarara central police station.
The victim is a pupil of Maato Moslem Primary School in Kyanju, Ntungamo district.
According to information obtained by police, the teacher had been abusing the pupil for at least one year at his home, near the school.
Fred Enanga, the Police Spokesperson told journalists at Naguru Police Headquarters that the victim had been threatened by the teacher that he would be killed if he reported anything about the relationship.
Enanga also noted that medical report revealed that there was penetration and rapture of the anus.
This was after the mother of the victim reported the case to police.
Police has however advised parents, teachers, and the general public to always be cautious and report such cases before it is too late.