Police in Machinga district on Monday arrested a 26 year-old woman for sexually abusing a 22 year-old man.
According to Machinga police spokesperson Davie Sulumba, the woman, Iness Salamba, 26, raped the young man in October but police only managed to arrest her on Monday this week.
Sulumba said on the day of the abuse, the woman took the victim to her house where she undressed herself and forced the victim to have sex with her.
Later that day, the victim’s mother noticed that her son was looking weak and pale. When she asked him about it, he revealed that Salamba had sexually abused him.
The mother to the victim reported the matter to area’s village headwoman and later to Ntaja police.
But since raping the young man, Salamba was at large until efforts by law enforcers proved successful as they nabbed her on 14th November.
Salamba will soon appear in court to answer charges of indecent assault which is contrary to section 155 of the penal code and attracts a maximum of seven years in jail.
She comes from Lodesi village Traditional Authority Kawinga of Machinga district.