A police officer attached to Mawanda Road Police Station has been charged and remanded to Luzira government prison for defiling a defilement victim while in police custody.

Prosecution states that on the 25th of May 2019 at Mawanda Road Police Station in Kampala, 29-year-old police constable Samuel Okot performed a sexual act with a 16-year old girl who was a victim of defilement held under the police custody.