This is in a matter where Alick Simbeye 24, a church elder of Kitwe was caught by police officers pants down allegedly having carnal knowledge of a minor, his biological daughter in his car soon after attending overnight prayers.
Simbeye of 930 Buchi Kamitondo is charged with sexual defilement contrary to the Laws of Zambia.
Allegations are that on July 25, 2018 in Kitwe, Simbeye had unlawful carnal Knowledge of a girl below the age of 16 years old who happened to be his daughter.
Simbeye, was arrested and two of his friends Reverend John Kapisa and Peter Muleba became his sureties.
At first Simbeye jumped bail and his sureties were warned to ensure the accused was present for the next day but again the accused jumped bail forcing the Court to arrest the duo or in default pay K10, 000 each.
They failed to pay and were sent to Kamfinsa correctional facility.
When the matter came up again they appeared but failed to pay K10, 000 each the bonded sum for signing on behave of the accused.
Appearing before Principal Resident Magistrate Chongo Musonda said she was sending back the two sureties to prison because the law clearly states that failure to bring the accused to court can amount to a five year jail term.
Magistrate Musonda has since adjourned the matter to October 15, 2018 for return of bench warrant.
The duo are remanded at Kamfinsa correctional prison in Kitwe.