Teacher arrested for hiding schoolgirls in his house
10 March 2015, 11:33
Nakuru - A male secondary school teacher in Nakuru has been arrested after he was found hiding two schoolgirls in his house.
Police stormed into Timothy Omondi’s house in Kaptembwo Estate on Monday night after neighbors raised an alarm over the existence of two schoolgirls in the teacher's house.
Confirming the incident Tuesday morning, Nakuru police boss, Bernard Kioko said the teacher had been staying with the girls for one week.
He said that the girls had lied to their parents that they were going for a field trip in Nairobi before sneaking into their teacher’s house.
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“The two girls are from the school the teacher works and lied to their parents that they were going for a trip," he said.
He added, “I want to thank the neighbors who alerted the police through the nyumba kumi committee leading to the arrest of the teacher. He will be in court today to face charges of holding minors in his house.”
Kioko said that the girls will undergo a medical checkup to ascertain whether they had sexual intercourse with the teacher.
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