Teenager arrested for sodomizing his young cousin
11 October 2016, 11:22
Murang'a - An 18-year-old man from Ichagaki village Murang’a County has been arrested for allegedly sodomizing his 10-year-old cousin severally.
The suspect was nabbed by area police officers through the assistance of members of the public as he tried to escape when the matter came to light.
The boy who is in class five alleged that his cousin has been sodomizing him whenever they are working on their farm and also at home when they are left alone.
The pupil’s father came to know about the affair through the boy’s teacher who had observed that the victim was not concentrating in his studies.
The boy allegedly revealed to his teacher that the suspect has been giving him KES 100 every time he committed the heinous act.
The father demanded justice saying the act may greatly affect his son considering that he is still young and pursuing his studies.
The area chief Mohammed Ali Mzee said he got the information from the boy’s father prompting him to mobilize security officers to start searching for the suspect who is a school dropout.
Mzee said the boy was taken to hospital for medical check-up saying the medical report will be used in court as exhibit.
The suspect is held at Maragua police station waiting to be arraigned in court to face charges of sodomy.
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