According to a police charge sheet, the victim was 13 years old at the time when her step father allegedly raped her in Monrovia and later taken to her family home in Lofa, as Defandant Johnson Chuluty departed secretly.
The investigator recalled that on May 27, 2020, one Ceasar Morris reported the matter to the Women and Children Protection Section at the Central Headquarters of the Liberia National Police(LNP) in Monrovia.
Morris reported that on May 24, 2020, she received a video on Facebook Messenger from his friend about the victim narrating her story about how she was allegedly raped by her step father, defendant Chuluty, which resulted into pregnancy and she now has a child.
Information divulged that after the victim’s mother, Mary Chuluty discovered that her daughter was sexually abused and got impregnated by her husband, defendant Chuluty, she then sent the victim to her grandmother, Tenneh Ponkay in Foya, Lofa County.
During video interview with the survivor, she explained to the investigators that she was living with her mother Mary Chuluty, and step father defendant Chuluty in Johnsonville, Montserrado County.
She further explained that her mother, Mary Chuluty, usually goes to sell early in the morning between 4:30-5:00 am, leaving she and her brother with defendant Chuluty in the house.
She narrated that whenever her mother left, her step father, defendant Chuluty usually puts her brother outside and had sex with her.
The survivor said at some point in time, her mother noticed that something was wrong with her so she decided to test her medically and test was positive, meaning she was pregnant. She informed her mother that it was her step father defendant Chuluty that was responsible for her pregnancy.
Defendant Chuluty also revealed that he had sex with his step daughter several times which resulted to pregnancy and when his wife Mary Chuluty noticed that the survivor was pregnant, he departed from the house secretly.
The charged sheet shows that Chuluty ran away from the house since December 2018 up to June 1, 2020 when he was arrested and sent to court.
The charged indicates that defendant Chuluty had sex with the survivor by intentionally penetrating her private part with his penis without her consent.
It points out that defendant Chuluty was 34years old years when the incident happened, which suggests that he was18 years older than the victim.
Meanwhile, following the charge, the defendant was sent to the Monrovia Central Prison in the South Beach Community awaiting court trial.