3 cousins molested by Aunt’s boyfriend
Two girls and a boy in Bartica are speaking out about being sexually abused by their aunt’s boyfriend which according to the children started since last year. The man has since left the mining community following a police report. Mark Murray was in Bartica over the weekend and spoke with the mothers of the children.
emotional mother is now speaking out against the sexual abuse meted out to her five year son in hopes that the 22 year old suspect would face the law. The man had forced the five year old boy to perform oral sex on him. The suspect is the boyfriend of the little’s boy’s aunt.
The woman said she initially did not report the matter to the Police because her son at first denied that the man forced him into the sexual act. However, after the two girls complained about the same man sexually abusing them, it was then that the child started to talk about his own ordeal.
The two other girls who are cousins with the five year old boy were bold enough to tell their stories. It was the 6 year old girl who first spoke of the abuse. Her mother after hearing about the abuse decided to make an official report.
The woman is upset that the Bartica Police station released the man 72 hours after the report was made without charging him leaving him no other choice but to flee the community.
The mother of the five year old girl who also attempted to make a report against the same man told this newscast that the officer’s attitude towards her was unprofessional. She claimed that while the report was being made the CID officer was looking at a television cricket match.
The matter was first reported to the Bartica Police Station on April 29th . The parents have since decided to share go public hoping that something can be done to capture the 22 year old man.