A police officer in Kabale has been arrested on allegations of sexual harassment.
Detective Sergeant Peter Kyalimpa, a resident of Rutoma cell, Nyabikoni ward, Northern Division in Kabale Municipality, is facing charges of sexually harassing his own daughter.
Information from Kabale Central Police station indicates that the 44-year-old officer started sexually harassing the 21 year old girl in 2011 while he was still serving at Rukungiri Police station.
According to the statement recorded from the daughter, Kyalimpa started demanding for sex threatening to stop paying her school fees if she turned down his advances.
The daughter, who is a student at one of the universities in the area, told police that Kyalimpa had turned it into a routine to have sex with her. Unable to take it any longer, she decided to open up on September 25, 2013 when she informed the police.