Man arrested for eloping with schoolgirl
06 January 2016, 15:24
Nanyuki - A 45-year-old man has been arrested for eloping with a Form two schoolgirl in Nanyuki town.
Laikipia East Deputy County Commissioner, Kegode Kiadavai said the man was found in the company of the girl at his house.
He said the suspect had been living with the 16-year-old girl since Christmas holiday, adding that it was his neighbours who reported the matter after finding the minor in the suspect’s compound several times.
He further said that during arrest, police also found electronic items including computers, radios and television sets in the man’s house which are suspected to have been stolen.
He appealed to members of public who might have lost electronics to visit Nanyuki police station and identify them.
He said the suspect will be arraigned in court.For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page!
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