In a shocking incident, Police in Hwange arrested a 37-year-old man who committed incest by rapping his three underage cousin sisters on three separate occasions.
iHarare established from New Zimbabwe, that Vengai Mutsambiwa of Nkolongwe Village under Chief Nekatambe last year visited his uncle who lives in Ingagula suburb where he shares a house with the victim’s parents.
He allegedly committed the crimes in the living room.
On 31 December the mother of the three little girls made a police report after notice unusual behaviour being exhibited by the minors.
She suspected that Mutsambiwa had sexually abused her children, the police then took the girls to a hospital for medical examinations and it was established that they had been raped leading to Mutsambiwa’s arrest.
According to a police charge sheet, Mutsambiwa sexually abused the juveniles in the lounge when all the adults had gone to bed.
Sometime last year Mutsambiwa visited his uncle in Hwange. On some dates, the complainants cannot remember, the complainants were watching TV in the sitting room when the accused locked the door and closed all windows and curtains.
The accused advanced towards the eldest victim who was sitting on a sofa and pushed her to the floor and she lay on her back facing upwards. He raped her once, reads part of the police charge sheet.
The accused is alleged to have raped the nine and three-year-old victims in the same manner on separate nights in the lounge.
He is expected to appear in court to face a charge of three counts of rape.