Elderly man mauled to death by dogs in Nyeri
27 September 2016, 20:01
Nyeri - A 74- year-old man has been dismembered and mauled to death by two fierce dogs in Kamakwa village in Nyeri central sub-county.
Kahuro Mathenge had gone to visit a friend but entered the wrong homestead where he was dangerously attacked by two German Shepherd dogs.
He was severely injured on the neck and thighs.
He was rushed to Nyeri Referral Hospital bleeding profusely but died on the way.
Other two persons sustained serious injuries and were taken to the same hospital for treatment.
Nyeri Central OCPD Masai Makau said investigations have started into the matter.
He added that the owner of the dogs has been ordered to produce records of the dogs to verify whether he has the requisite documents
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