Man kidnaps, rapes, kills and buries 9-year-old girl
29 December 2015, 12:16
Nakuru - Police in Nakuru are looking for a man suspected to have kidnapped a 9-year-old girl before raping, killing and latter burying her at the door of his house.
Samwel Maina is alleged to have kidnapped the girl on the December 23 at Kiamunyeki area oin Nakuru town.
According to police reports, the girl's body was discovered on Monday night at Maina's doorstep where it had been buried.
Bahati police chief, Duncan Nguthu said that the girl's parents reported her missing on December 23 after she disappeared mysteriously.
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"Police have been searching for the girl since December 24 and we followed leads that led us to the man's doorstep," he said.
He added: "The man went into hiding after committing the heinous act and we appeal to members of the public to help us in apprehending him,'" he added.
Area residents wanted to burn the man's house but were stopped by the police. The body of the girl was taken to the Nakuru level five hospital mortuary.
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