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Jun 13, 2012

Senior citizen busted for molesting 5 year old

Chester Smith

A fifty-one year old man was today convicted and sentenced to two years in prison for molesting a five year old girl. Belize City resident, Chester Smith, maintained that he was innocent saying that he is being framed by the child’s mother. But despite his denial of the crime, Chief Magistrate Anne Marie Smith believed the child who, now six years old, testified “in camera” about her ordeal. Chief Magistrate Smith imposed a custodial sentence of two years taking effect today. According to the child, sometime between June and September of 2011, she was molested by Smith. The minor claims that one morning while at a home of a relative, Smith touched her inappropriately on her private parts. The mother found out about the molestation last November and reported it to the police. The maximum penalty for the offense of aggravated assault of an indecent nature is three years.

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4 Responses for “Senior citizen busted for molesting 5 year old”

  1. Storm says:

    Our law should REQUIRE castration of all convicted sex offenders. It’s the only way to protect our children from future depredation.

  2. Rod says:

    Wow wow wow this man should be hanged by the neck till dead another example of lousy gov . Lousy laws Lousy judges yu betta hope your child is not the next victim what a sick nation we have become but it all starts from the type of leader we have.

  3. now i see says:

    Only two years? What a joke! !. Now he is going to be someone !@#$^% in jail.

  4. Jose Almendares says:

    But why the hell the mother left the child to exposure ?
    Why she don`t accompany her child on visits?
    And who can say that is correct? Any mother can tell a child what to say on camera !!!
    The accused have previous convictions?
    Ok, if his conviction was without a reasonable doubt , then we cut off!!! But really REALLY CUT OFF in public, and let him KNOW of it 3 months BEFORE we cut offf !!!

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