Policeman on the run after raping Form 3 student in cell
SEE ALSO :Chief held for aiding sex pestsBut on the night of August 24 one of the officers was alleged to have entered the cell, threatened the girl, and raped her. Police Commander Wambua Katithi said medical tests had confirmed that the girl was raped and she had recorded a statement. “The officer is currently on the run but when we arrest him, the law shall follow its course,” said Mr Katithi. Elsewhere, a 23-year-old woman narrated to a court how two men robbed and raped her. Testifying before Kakamega Senior Principal Magistrate Thomas Muraguri in a case where Kasimile Halwa is charged with rape, the victim said she heard the two discussing whether or not to kill her to ensure.
SEE ALSO :Mother of defiled girl now faces trialThe woman said she was on her way home on February 4 at around 8pm when she heard a motorbike approach from behind. When it reached her, the riders disembarked and she heard a familiar voice calling out her name. Before the motorbike’s lights were switched off, the woman told the court that she saw two men; a relative, Patrick Likove, and Halwa, who was the rider. “I did not sense any danger since they were people well known to me. My cousin came to where I was standing and started choking me.” She said she tried to scream. “I then heard Patrick call Halwa. They tied my hands, covered my mouth and dropped me to the ground. They pulled me into a tree plantation beside the road.”