A man in Cape Coast has been sentenced to eight years imprisonment for sodomizing his neighbour’s son.
A 25-year-old draughtsman has been sentence to 8 years imprisonment by a Cape Coast Circuit Court for having anal sex with an 11-year-old boy at Ewim in, in the Cape Coast Metropolis.
The convict, Nathaniel Taylor pleaded guilty to defilement and was sentenced according to his own plea.
The prosecutor, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Okyere Andam, told the court that the complainant, the mother of the boy, unemployed lived with her son, the victim, in the same neighbourhood with Taylor.
He said on Thursday January 27 2015, the victim was watching Zuma, a digital game, on Taylor’s laptop on the porch, after awhile Taylor asked him to go into his room and bring a Television remote control.
As soon as the victim entered the room, Taylor followed up, locked the door, got hold of the victim, muffled and tied him against his bed and had anal sex with him.
According to ASP Andam, Taylor after satisfying himself freed the victim, whom out of fear was unable to disclose the ordeal to his mother.
He said the Victim’s mother, noticing his son’s strange behavior, after he started having difficulty easing himself, questioned him and he recounted that Taylor had had anal sex with him,
So she reported the case to the Police who issued medical forms for the victim to attend hospital for examination and treatment, He added.
Taylor was arrested and arraigned before court after the medical report was issued
The Presiding judge Ms. Audrey Kocuvie-Tay condemned the act and cautioned others against such despicable acts before she finally passed the sentence