Police arrest grandson over granny's brutal murder
24 May 2016, 20:51
Nakuru - Nakuru police have arrested a middle-aged man accused of killing his grandmother using a jembe at their home in Wanyororo Nakuru.
According to the police, the suspect ambushed his grandmother on Sunday and killed her after he brutally cut her head.
The deceased died on the spot.Neighbors who were responding to the 81-year-old granny cornered the suspect and beat him up before being rescued by Bahati police.
He is being held at the station as he awaits investigators to conclude their work and arraign him in court.
The suspects mother, Mary Waithera, has blamed the incident of drug use.
Waithera said her son has been abusing drugs.Area police boss Duncan Nguthua confirmed the incident and said the suspect will be charged accordingly.
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