Matter Arising learnt that, 26-year-old Precious Teya who was arrested for sleeping with a 13 year old boy has been freed on $10,000 bail, following a profitable bail enchantment on the Excessive Court docket on Friday March 5.
Matter Arising gathered that, Teya who was initially denied bail when she appeared before Harare provincial Justice of the Peace Vongai Guwuriro on expenses of indecent assault, gained her bail software after High Court docket Decide Tawanda Chitapi dominated that primarily based on the proof introduced, the juvenile was a keen and consenting participant.
This got here after her lawyer, Moses Nyatsoma argued that she was not guilty of the charges as a result of she had no approach of realizing that her alleged victim was only 13-years-old because of his stature and his conduct.
After the prosecution said that Teya compelled her approach into the house and compelled the minor into fulfilling the sexual rendezvous, Justice Chitapi stated
The State stated the appellant forced herself into the home however it’s clear that this isn’t correct as a result of whether it is appropriate, there was no cause for the victim to feed his siblings with sleeping drugs.”
The High Court docket judge granted Teya $10,000 bail. She will likely be again on the Magistrates’ Court docket on 21 April for trial.