Man attacks grandparents, slashes them to death
17 December 2015, 15:59
Nakuru - A middle-aged man in Subukia attacked his grandparents in their house as they slept and slashed them to death.
Kamau Githuge attacked his grandfather aged 90 and grandmother aged 84 using a panga. Subukia police boss, Alex Nga'ng'a confirmed the incident saying that the man dug a hole in the mud-walled house which he used to access the bedroom where his grand parents were sleeping.
"He dug a hole to gain access to the house where he attacked the elderly grandparents by cutting them into pieces," said Nga'ng'a.
"He was confronted by the other children who were sleeping in the house but managed to run to a hiding," he added.
It is not clear what his motive was but it is suspected that he was high on drugs.
Police have already launched a manhunt for him.
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