Drug addict sentenced 8 years for Indecent Assault

Paul Pindani in Chinhoyi |  10 months ago | top

CHINHOYI drug addict, from the high-density suburbs of Mpata, will rue the day he forced a juvenile to smoke marijuana.

The man, Andrew Gondo, 25 of Mpata Section in Chinhoyi, appeared before Chinhoyi magistrate, Ignatius Mugova, charged with Indecent Assault.

He was sentenced to 12 years imprisonment while four years were suspended for good behavior.

Gondo will serve an effective 8 years in jail.

The complainant is a juvenile aged 8 years old.

Prosecuting, Nyasha Sibesha, told the court that on the date and month unknown but sometime this year, Gondo invited the juvenile to his house, where he made the juvenile smoke cigarette and some marijuana and also puffed some smokes on the juvenile's anus.

The court heard , he removed the juvenile's trousers and bend him down, before inserting his manhood into the boy's anus.

The juvenile cried prompting Gondo to run to the garden.

He threatened to kill him if he told anyone and gave the little boy some money, jiggies,mints and hellos and the juvenile went home.

The court further heard that this kept happening at diverse times on different occasions up until February , when Gondo invited the juvenile to his house.

He made the juvenile smoke marijuana and crystal meth.

Gondo and his friends continued smoking until the little boy was seen smoking and the matter was reported to his mother.

The case was reported to Chemagamba police station leading to the arrest of Gondo