Cop Arrested for Defiling 13-year-old

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Police in Luuka are holding a 30 year old police constable for allegedly defiling a 13 year old girl.

Police in Luuka are holding a 30 year old police constable for allegedly defiling a 13 year old girl.
 
The accused, Siraji Izimula attached to Buwologoma police post in Bukanga Sub County was arrested after the victim alerted her parents that Iziula had defiled her several times.
 
The victim's father, Amisi Neregula who is also the officer in charge Buwologoma police post immediately arrested the accused and transferred him to Luuka police post.
 
The district police commander Luuka,Charles Nyongesa said a medical examination is to be carried out on the accused establish whether he could have infected the minor with HIV-AIDS virus.
 
He condemned the act and said no one is above the law therefore justice will be taken against the accused.
 
Nyongesa expressed concern over the increasing cases of defilement in the district. 56 cases of defilement were reported at Luuka central police station during the month of January alone.