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An Accra Circuit Court on Wednesday remanded Sampson Mensah, a 31 year old driver on the charge of defiling a 15 year old boy at Teshie in Accra.

The court presided over by Mrs Abena Adjin Doku Oppong remanded the accused person, after the prosecution requested for some days for them to be able to conclude investigations.

He was therefore remanded into police custody to reappear on March 8.

The facts of the case as presented by Detective Inspector Kofi Atimbire were that the complainant is the mother of the victim who is a form two student, while Sampson is a driver.

He said the complainant lives with the victim and the accused person in the same house at Teshie

He said in December last year , the accused person who was then living in Teshie convinced and lured him into his room and had sexual intercourse with him through the anus and after the act warned him never to disclose it to anyone.

The prosecution said the accused person then made it a usual practice and engage the victim in countless sex encounters periodically until he relocated to his hometown at Awutu-Bawjiase.

He said around February 17 this year the complainant got a information from the victims little sister that the victim was now using a mobile phone and that he has been chatting with someone on immoral activities.

Detective Inspector Atimbire said the situation compelled the complainant to seize the victim’s phone,and when going through detected that he and the accused person have been chatting on issues relating to sex.

He said the complainant then questioned the victim where he and disclosed to her the previous countless sexual intercourse the accused had with him.

The complainant then arranged with the victim and invited the accused person on phone to come for them to have their usual fun.

The prosecution said on February 17, upon the invitation, the accused person arrived in the victims’ house from Awutu-Bawjiase and as usual they went in to have sex.

Unknowing to him, the complainant had planted someone to monitor the situation. So when they were both naked, the witness pounced on Thomas and got him arrested and handed over to the police.

Detective Inspector Atimbire said a medical report form was issued to the complainant and she took the victim to the hospital for examination, however the report is still being awaited.

GNA/Newsghana.com.gh

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