Man remanded for sexually abusing 8-year-old neighbour
11 August 2015, 14:06
Nyeri - A middle-aged man who allegedly sexually assaulted an eight-year-old girl has been remanded at Murang’a police station.
Wilson Mwaniki was accused of touching the private parts of the minor on July 22, 2015.
Appearing before Principal Magistrate Anthony Mwicigi, Mwaniki was accused of committing the offense when the girl went to his compound to get a ball.
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The two are neighbours in Gakuyu location, Murang’a.
The court ordered that the accused remain in custody until he is able to raise KES 200 000 cash bond and a surety of a similar amount which the court granted him.
The case was set for another hearing on October 26, 2015.
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