Magistrate Dr. Abu Bakarr Binneh Kamara of the Freetown Magistrate Court No.1 yesterday March 13th 2017, has remanded one Michael Voom at the Pademba Road Male Correctional Center in Freetown for allegedly having sexual intercourse with one eight-year-old girl.
The alleged victim testifying in court said that she came to know the accused through her aunty. She added that the accused normally assist her aunty with domestic work. She went further that on Tuesday December 27th 2016, together with her friends they were watching movies at the parlor of her aunty and the accused spoke quietly into her ears that he wants to talk with her outside.
The alleged victim disclosed that when she came outside the accused took her back of the house and the accused pushed her to the ground and forceful inserted his penis into her and at the end she saw white substance running out of her private part. She added that she immediately explained the incident to her friends who told her aunty. She went further that the next day her aunty took her to the police station and reported the matter at the Kissy Police Station.
The 8 yrs old girl added that they were issued a medical request form examination and treatment at the Rainbow Center at the Princess Christian Maternal Hospital at the Cottage hospital in Fourah Bay Road.She revealed that they later returned the endorsed medical examination reports at the station and they made statement to police.
Magistrate Dr. Abu Bakarr Binneh Kamara after hearing this testimony ordered that the accused person should be remanded at the Correctional Center in Freetown and the matter was adjourned to today March 14th 2017 for continuation.
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