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Siblings arrested for incest after having two children together

By Alexis Bell 5:40 AM February 5, 2018
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A sister and brother were jailed after police were tipped off to their incestuous relationship.

According to court documents, 27-year-old Never Chitisiga and his sister, Christine Mudyanengava, 21, from Chitungwiza, Zimbabwe, were in a sexual relationship.

The couple, who have the same mother but different fathers, have 2 children together.

The court heard that someone alerted Zengeza Police patrol Officer Simon Kaitano about the incestuous relationship about 2 years ago.

However, police were unable to find the couple until recently when Kaitano and his partner were alerted about the couple’s whereabouts, and the two were arrested.

They were charged with having sexual intercourse within the prohibited degree of relationship.

Both pleaded guilty to the charges. Magistrate Mr. Oliver Mudzonga Chiso sentenced each of them to 24 months in prison.

The may be released from prison after serving 18 months on condition of good behavior.