Man defiles a minor in Lugari
23 May 2013, 13:17
Lugari - A 72-year-old man is being held at Lugari police patrol base
awaiting to face charges in court after he allegedly defiled a minor at
their home in Mavanga village, Lugari district Kakamega county.
the incident, Lugari sub-location assistant chief Shadrack Miheso
said that the suspect, Abraham Musumba was left alone with his
grandchild at home before luring her into the act and threatened her
not to disclose to anyone.
The 5-year-old child was rushed to
Lumakanda district hospital immediately and medical reports confirmed
that she was indeed defiled.
The suspect escaped on Sunday after committing the offense but was arrested yesterday evening in Lugari.
The assistant chief has urged locals to report similar cases saying that they have been rampant in the area.
people here are not brave enough to report rape and defilement cases,they fear being shunned by members of the community," Miheso
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