Chief on the run after raping schoolgirl
22 April 2016, 08:17
Nyeri - An assistant chief in Isiolo County is on the run after allegedly raping an 18-year-old schoolgirl.
Isiolo County Police Commander, Charles Ontita said the administrator raped the girl several times in her house after forcing himself in.
Ontita said medical records confirmed that the complainant, who is a Form Four student, was raped.
The teenager reported the matter to Isiolo police station where a P3 form was issued.
The police boss said police are investigating the matter as he expressed confidence that the chief will be apprehended and arraigned in court for trial.
He termed the incident as unfortunate, saying the suspect was mandated to represent the government in the community, protect citizens and ensure law and order are followed.
Ontinta urged government officers to uphold integrity.
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