A teacher of Dino Primary school in Odek Sub County, Omoro district has been arrested on allegations of defiling his 16-year old former pupil.
Canowira Anthony aged 27, was arrested at midnight on Wednesday after he was found with the minor who recently sat Primary Leaving Exams-PLE from the same school.
John Kennedy Okema, the Local council one chairperson Dino village said the community has for long been accusing the primary seven teacher of sexually abusing young girls until last night when he was caught red handed.
He said the suspect was taken Odek police Station.
Moses Akena, the Omoro district Police Commander said he was not yet aware about the report.
The arrest comes less than two months after Richard Okiror, the Head Teacher of Awere secondary School also in Odek Sub County was arrested for allegedly attempting to rape a 16 year old senor one student.
Statistics by police indicate that at least 10,053 children between ages of 15-17 years were defiled in 2021 alone.