In the Birongo area of the Nyaribari Chache constituency of Kisii county, a 69-year-old man has been apprehended on charges of defiling a six-year-old child.
A police report stated that the man lured the girl who had been sent to the store by her parents. The man is said to be a member of the community policing forum.
According to the report, “the man enticed the girl to his house and committed the horrific act.”
After the attack, the girl was able to return home and tell her parents what had happened.
At this point, they took their daughter to the hospital and reported to the police station.
The suspect, who had by this point escaped, was being sought by the police and the community policing team.
After being tracked down, the suspect was apprehended in the Gesere region.
He will be charged and arraigned in court.