Man caught raping an epileptic girl in Mzuzu
By Thula Chisamba
A Malawian man identified as 28 year old Winfley Mphande was on Tuesday found raping a 14 year old epileptic girl in Mzuzu.
The Malawi Star team understands that due to her epileptic condition the man took advantage of the girl since she is mentally challenged.
In Most cases she spends nights outside and on this fateful day, she did as usual and met Mphande who began raping her.
When people noticed this, they rushed to the scene where they found Mphande easing his libido on the girl.
“When we asked her, she revealed that Mphande coaxed her with MK 1,000,” said Noel Njikho, a witness.
He added that they took Mphande to Mzuzu police station where he was detained and investigations were immediately launched on the matter.
Police publicist for Mzuzu Martine Bwanali who confirmed the incident said medical examinations on the girl has proved that she was raped.
“This evidence has made us charge him with a defilement case which he will be answering soon,” said Bwanali.
The suspect hails from Katongo village, Traditional Authority Kabunduli in Nkhatabay.