Incestuous father is currently under police custody in Kasungu district for defiling his 16-year-old biological daughter, as advised by a witch doctor, in order to be rich.
Police have arrested a 42-year-old Yohane Sato who was caught in the act of defiling his daughter by his wife on Friday 29th April, 2016.
Kasungu District Police Station Public Relations Officer, Harry Namwaza said it was the wife, a step-mother to the victim, who reported the matter.
Namwaza said, Sato confessed during interrogations that he committed the shameful act as he was under the influence of alcohol and that he wanted to get rich as per advised by the witch doctor.
The suspect will appear in court soon to answer Incest charge which is contrary to Section 157 of the Penal Code.
Sato comes from Mbatata village in the area of Sub Traditional Authority Mphomwa in the district.