A 19 year old man has been convicted in the High Court and sentenced to 20 years for killing a nine year old girl in Waterloo.
Justice Allan B. Halloway made his ruling heard in court on Friday 10th July 2015 to an tensed and excited court.
Kamara was arraigned on one count of manslaughter contrary to Law for unlawfully killing 9 year old Zainab Mansaray on 28th June 2013 at Jorpoh Farm, Bolima in Waterloo.
The Judge said the Court holds the view that from the entire evidence presented before him, the State Prosecution proved their case by adducing sufficient evidence against the accused and also proved the entire elements in the case which are so required to prove against the convict beyond all reasonable doubt.
Justice Allan B. Halloway ruled a guilty verdict for the offence of manslaughter contrary to Law and sentenced the accused to 20 years imprisonment.
The matter was committed to the High Court by Magistrate A.Ganda, on 21st March 2014 for the offence of murder contrary to Law.