A 55-year-old man in Chiradzulu is in police custody for allegedly trafficking a 19-year old girl.
Chiradzulu Police Spokesperson, Sergeant Innocent Moses has confirmed of the development and identified the suspect as Ernest Nathan who was arrested on Friday.
It is reported that the victim, who hails from Rumphi and the suspect knew each other from social media until recently when the suspect allegedly convinced the girl to visit him in Chiradzulu so he could assist her with her Form four tuition fees.
The victim alleges that the suspect has been forcing to have s3x with her for the past four days since she arrived at the house but she has been refusing until on that particular day when she reported the matter to the authorities.
The suspect hails from Sangiro Village, Traditional Authority Wasambo in Karonga district.