Residents in kwapa zone, Kwapa parish and sub county turned rowdy and nearly lynched a 78 year old man alleged to have raped own grand daughter.
The suspect is Emukule Yokolum 76 years. According to the community its not the first time he is doing such an act and has been begging for forgiveness pretending to have done the act in influence of alcohol.
The area village Chairperson Obuya Raphael condenmed the act and asked law enforcement officers to take action.
He said the victim is a 15 year epileptic girl whom she forced into sleeping together and they were nabbed red-handed by his own wife.
Francis Onyadi Kwapa sub-county Chairperson condemned Emukule’s act stressing that it’s shameful for such a man who had a high regard of respect.
Onyadi warns the defilement victims to stop or else soon the law will act upon them and urged parents to keep high integrity and ignore such behaviors that might kill their community trust.
Kasim Matovu, the acting District Police Commander confirmed his arrest and warned the community against taking the laws on their own hands.
Up to now, the police has not been able to collect statements from the victim since she’s mentally unstable.