The Lower West Akim Municipal Court has remanded one Kwaku Boakye in police custody for allegedly defiling his stepdaughter.
Kwaku Boakye reportedly slept with the 13-year-old girl on three separate occasions at Akyem Kobriso.
According to the facts of the case, the suspect lured the victim for the first time and forcefully had sex with her in his room.
On the second occasion, the suspect sexually abused her, which caused her to defecate on herself.
It was on the third occasion that the suspect was caught in the act.
The suspect was arrested and the victim directed to seek medical care where it was confirmed she had been defiled.
The presiding judge His Honour Abass Abubakar confronted the suspect with the question of whether he was guilty or not, pleaded not guilty.
The presiding judge then asked that he is kept on remand and reappear before the court in May next month.