POLICE in Kasama have arrested a 19-year-old prisoner of Milima State Prison (MSP) for allegedly sodomising a fellow inmate.
Northern Province Commissioner of police Charity Katanga said on Monday that the incident happened around 20:00 hours on Friday in the juvenile cell when there was a power outage.
“The victim aged 17 years, a capital remandee for murder was sodomised by Chris Sinkamba, aged 19 who was charged for burglary and theft.
At the time of his arrest he was 17 years and was to be sent to Katombora Reformatory School,” she said.
Ms Katanga said the victim complained of pain in the anus and that a medical report was issued.