79-year old man confesses to defiling a minor
12 August 2016, 19:23
Mombasa - A 79 year old man told Mombasa court he unlawfully defiled a 12 year child.
This came after Njerome Mukhisa charged with defilement of a child contrary to sexual offence act.
Court heard offence was commited on August 9th at Nzombo village in Kwale county.
Presecution asked for more time to allow evidence brought in court before conviction.
‘you stand a conviction of upto 20 years in jail once evidence is in court’ Chief Magistaret Douglas Ogoti said.
Njerome confirmed to court he was on the wrong side of the law. The evidence will be presented in court on August 22nd before his conviction.
In a different case a man allegedly defiled and pregnanted a 13 year child was released on bail of Ksh 200,000 after he pleaded not guilty to the charges.
Issah Said allegedly commited the offence in February ,he requested court order complainant to carry DNA test once a baby is born.
Erlier Court declined his application to have him released on a free bond.
Honourable Ogoti instructed perosecutor to ensure DNA test is carried out before the case is heard in five months time.
According to state council Philip Ade defilement cases has rised in Mombasa atleast one person charged each day.
Last week a middle aged man was sentenced 15 years in jail after court found him guilty of raping a blind girl
Mombasa Court is also expected this month to convict two men who allegedly gang defiled a 16 year deaf and dumb girl in Likoni 2014
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