By Erick Nyayiera.
A 40 year old man has been charged in Bondo court for allegedly defiling a 10 year old Standard Five pupil in Ngulu Village, Ajigo Sub- Location, Bondo Sub- County, Siaya County.
Michael Omondi Waloga was charged with defilement under Section 8 (1) as read with Sub-Section (2) of the Sexual Offences Act, 2006.
Appearing before Bondo Principal Magistrate, M.O Obiero, the court heard that on 15th day of July, 2017 at around 11 am in Ngulu Village, the accused intentionally defiled a 10 year old Standard Five pupil causing her serious bodily harm.
In the second count, Waloga was charged with committing an indecent act with a child, contrary to Section 11(1) of the Sexual Offences Act, 2006 and intentionally touching the private parts of a minor.
The accused pleaded not guilty and was released on a bond of Sh.200,000 with a surety of a similar amount. The case will be heard on 6th September, 2017.