Police in Nansana Wakiso district has arrested a 32-year-old man for allegedly defiling a 7-year-old girl and bribing her with Shs500 to keep silent.
The suspect identified as Daniel Kasule, a resident of Ganda Nansana was arrested and detained at Nansana Police Station after a case of aggravated defilement was opened by a one Teddy Nakimbugwe ,a mother to the victim.
It is alleged that while the mother of the victim was away from home, Kasule called the young girl to his room, defiled her and gave her a Shs500 coin not to report him to anyone.
According to reports, Nakimbugwe stated that she got news of her daughter being defiled from a neighbor, a one Margaret Kobusingye who always helps her with the kids while she is at work.
It’s alleged that Kobusingye told Nakimbugwe how she heard the victim narrate to her friends what Kasule had done to her.
“Upon reaching home, Kobusingye told me that she heard my daughter tell her friends that Kasule had defiled her. I just got my daughter and we went to Nansana Police Station, where she was taken and examined by a police doctor. I wasn’t told about the results,” said Nakimbugwe.
Police was able to arrest Kasule and had him examined by a police surgeon to find out his HIV status.
He was later charged with aggravated defilement on CRB No. 946/2018.
SP Benard Katwalo the DPC Nansana police station said that the investigations were concluded and they were only waiting for the case file to come back from the Resident State Attorney and that Kasule would be aligned before court to answer aggravated defilement charges.