Police in Makueni County are currently holding a 24-year-old man suspected of forcing his 86-year-old grandmother at around 1 Am, while sleeping alone in her house.
According to police reports, the elderly woman was found in her bedroom by her eldest son, writhing in pain.
When ask what happened, she revealed that her grandson, Stephen Mutula, 24, forcefully entered her room as she slept and subjected her to the inhumane act.
“She tearfully narrated her harrowing ordeal in the hands of her younger son Stephen Mutula, 24, who forced his way into her bedroom at around 1am as she slept and subjected her to the beastly act.
“She was immediately rushed to the local Sub-county hospital while in serious condition, where she was treated and discharged,” police reports indicate.
Police reports further said the suspect was appealed to surrender himself to the police station at the earliest available opportunity before the long arm of the law catches up with him, and indeed he did so.
Confirming the incident, Makueni deputy police commander in statements to media said the suspect has been arrested and taken into police custody, where he awaits to be arraigned in court once the investigation is complete.