A man has been taken to court at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia after being investigated and charged for allegedly raping three Muslim girls in a graveyard.
Defendant Hassan Dukuly, who is charged with statutory rape and theft of property, is alleged to have committed the crimes in June 2014 in Bong, Margibi and Montesrrado Counties.
The victim, name withheld, told the Women and Children Protection Section (WACPS) of the Liberia National Police (LNP) that sometimes in the holy month of Ramanda, defendant Dukuly allegedly went to their Gardnersville residence and told her that she has a family problem involving witchcraft activity.
The girl explained to the police that Dukuly asked her to go with him so he can remove the witch from her.
She narrated to investigators that Dukuly allegedly took her in a nearby forest at a grave site and asked her to undress.
According to the police charge sheet, after undressing herself at the center of the graveyard, Dukuly instructed her to stand over her lapper.
She narrated that while standing there, Dukuly allegedly mixed a lime juice, ginger and rice dust, put it in her vagina and later had sex with her.
The victim also told the police that the defendant took her at the Barnersville football field, close to a river and repeated the same act, warning her not to tell anyone.
Another victim of the sexual abuse explained her ordeal to the police that on October 17, 2014, Dukuly took her in a bush in Harbel for seven days, stripped her naked, tied her hands and had sex with her.
According to her, following the sexual intercourse, Dukuly allegedly put the lime juice, ginger, rice in her vagina and made her to urinate in his hands and drank it.
She further stated that Dukuly took the sperm from her and robbed it on both of them.
She said after robbing the sperm, Dukuly asked her to leave her underpants in the bush and later boarded his gray car for another destination.