Protest after girl goes missing

Residents of Scheme estate want security beefed up and person(s) behind the kidnapping of nine-year-old girl arrested.

Sharlene Mwanzia, a Standard Three pupil at St Joseph’s Academy, went missing on Sunday.

The residents protested on Tuesday in the town, carrying placards and photos of the young girl.

They claimed a suspected kidnapper was arrested in 2014 and released in unclear circumstances after he was found with body parts of three girls.

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Police said they could not hold the suspect as they had not gathered any evidence to connect him to the girl's disappearance.

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