A family in Tambacha village, Kegogi location, Marani Kisii county is in agony after an unknown suspect brutally defiled their four months baby on Wednesday.
According to Leonida Nyangaresi her mother, had left her baby sleeping and went to the shamba and after returning she found her baby lying in bed bleeding from her private parts.
At the time of the incident she says her other two children were in school. Her husband works far away and was not around.
“I just left the baby in the house sleeping and left to the shamba. After returning I was shocked to find my baby crying and seriously bleeding from her private parts. Nobody was within the compound,” She narrated.
The baby was rushed to Entanda Health Centre but was later referred to Marani Hospital for further examination.
The suspect has not yet been identified.
Marani Deputy County Commissioner Mr. David Saruni described the incident as ugly and unheard of in the region.
” We are following up and hopes to nab the suspect soon,” he said.
Kegogi Assistant County Commissioner Madam Stella said she has scheduled a massive public Baraza on Tuesday 4th March 2020 which will be graced by the Marani Deputy County Commissioner to extensively address the issue.
Marani sub-county has been on the spot following the recent frequent cases of rape, defilement, and crime.