Corporal Laurence Kilya

Soldier in jail for squeezing woman’s breast

Corporal Laurence Kilya, aged 48, from Sepundis village of Wapenamanda District, Enga Province, was guilty for assaulting a woman by holding her breast and squeezing it three times.

According to a police brief, it was alleged that on Wednesday, November 16, the victim and the soldier were travelling on the same bus from Ningrum to Tabubil in Western Province.

At that time, Kilya was drinking alcohol in the PMV bus and allegedly assaulted the victim.

When the bus reached the security check point at Tabubil, all passengers were told to come out for security checks.