Justice Stephen Mubiru convicted candia Denis on his own plea of guilty for aggravated defilement.

Prosecution said that the convict on 13th june 2012 as the victim was from the well the accused grabbed her by force and dragged her to a nearby bush and defiled her.

She made an alarm and a woman who was passing by went to the scene but the accused ran away on seeing the woman. Prosecution said it was the second time the victim was being defiled by the accused.

The matter was reported to police and accused was arrested. Both were subjected to medical examination and the victim was found to be between 14 and 15 years  and mentally retarded whereas the accused was about 20years old with normal mental condition though appeared to have psychosocial problems.

Prosecution prayed for a deterrent sentence saying the offence is rampant. However the defense lawyer in his submission said the convict was not mentally sound.

The matter was adjourned to 15th for judgement. End