Police in Bondo have arrested a 30-year-old man for allegedly defiling his nine-year-old niece.
Lucas Wata is also accused of beating up the minor as she screamed for help.
He allegedly lured the Grade Three minor into his house before defiling her.
William Oreme, Acting Chief, Central Sakwa location in Bondo sub-county, said the suspect was frog marched to Bondo Police Station by concerned family members. She reportedly escaped from the predator and reported the matter to her uncle.
“The minor has been treated at the Nango Health Center and later transferred to Bondo sub-county hospital for proper medication,” said the administrator. The incident happened at Kanyandiri village.
Oreme condemned the act and cautioned parents to take care of their children. “Don’t entrust them with just anybody.”