The accused person, Musa Sesay who is seventy-six (76) year old, yesterday Thursday July 13th 2017 was committed to the High Court of Freetown by Magistrate Albert Moody presiding over Magistrate Court No.2 at the Main Law Court Building in Freetown because the State Prosecutor L.O.R.D Jones submitted sufficient evidence against the accused person in court.
The accused person, Musa Sesay was charged to court on one count charge of sexual penetration of a child contrary to section 12 of the Sexual Offenses Act of 2012. According to police charged sheet, the accused person, Musa Sesay who is seventy –six year old was arraigned in court for the alleged sexual penetration of two children age five year and twelve year old (names withheld) that allegedly took place between the 1st December 2016 and 30th May 2017 at Laka Village in the Western Are of Freetown.
Magistrate Albert Moody whilst committing the matter to the High Court of Freetown said that the witnesses of the state prosecutor L.O.R. D Jones submitted sufficient evidence against the accused person, Musa Sesay. He added that based on the evidence before him, he is satisfied that the state prosecutor gave enough evidence in the case and he therefore commit the matter to the High Court for continuation and he adjourned the case to a date to be determined by the High Court of Freetown.
Magistrate Albert Moody also put the accused person, 76 year old Musa Sesay on bail in the sum of eighty million Leones and two sureties in like sum and both sureties must be gainfully employed in the Western Area of Freetown and the bail to be approved by the Deputy Master and Registrar of the High Court of Freetown.
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