The defendant O.I. (17 years old) is accused of having participated in gang-raping a girl by name O.R. It is alleged that O.I and 3 other friends attacked O.R at night and took hold of her, while threatening her with a knife. The forced her into a house, where each of forcefully had sex with her, and thereafter forced her to wash her loin while beating her in the process. Due to her cry for help, neighbors came to her rescue, and 3 of the boys escaped, while O.IO got caught. O.I admits that he and his friends gang-raped the victim, but claims they met her already at the said house with one of their friends around 10:00pm. The Court finds O.I guilty, and sentences him to 3 months' imprisonment with a fine of 600,000 FCFA.