Police in Mongu have arrested a 21-year old man of Imwiko Compound in Mongu District for defiling a 7-year old girl of the same compound.
And another man of Wegingbrg Compound in Mongu District has been arrested for defiling a 3 year old girl of the same area.
Western Province Police Chief Fanwel Siandenge confirmed the incident in Mongu .
Mr. Siandenge said the incidence happened between 09:00 and 10:00 hours of Monday.
He said the case was reported to police by the mother of the daughter who said her daughter was defiled by a known man of the same compound.
Mr.Siandenge added that the child was defiled when the mother was out to the market adding that the girl sustained serious injuries.
He said the culprit has since been arrested and will appear in court soon.
In the other incidence, Western Province Police in Command said the incident happened around 11:00 hours on Sunday this week.
Mr. Siandenge said the matter was reported to Police by the girl’s uncle.
The Commanding Officer has since appealed to parents in the Province to be leaving their children in safe hands whenever they are going somewhere in order to avoid such cases.