Morogoro youth arrested for defiling two children

17Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Morogoro youth arrested for defiling two children

POLICE in Morogoro Municipality is holding AlhajiDotto (27) for allegedly defiling two children.

RC MOROGORO

Referring to the incident, Acting Police Commander Leonce Rwegasira said that the incident occurred on August 13, this year at 11pm at Jamhuri stadium in the municipality.

Rwegasira said the suspect allegedly molested two children aged 3 and 5.

The RPC said that the incident was revealed by one Zainab Abdul (27), a resident near the stadium who discovered her 3 year-old son had been molested after the child and his 5 year-old friend complained of pain on their private parts.

He said that after questioning the children they named Dotto as the suspect and the police arrested him for further interrogation and once the investigation is completed he will be arraigned in court.

The children are undergoing treatment at Morogoro Region Referral Hospital.

In another incident, Samson Jacob (35), resident of Kilangali Mkata village in KilosaDistrict, has died after being trampled by an elephant.

Referring to the incident, Rwegasira said that the incident occurred on August 16 this year at around 1am in the village.

Rwegasira said that the deceased was found after an elephant trampled various parts of his body while sleeping in a booth while guarding his paddy farm when the elephant crushed the booth.