Mathangauta Killing: Family, youths call for arrest of suspect who killed peer at circumcision fete

A family in Njoro is crying for justice after their son was assaulted while attending a circumcision ceremony and later succumbed to the injuries.

Peter Kariuki, 22 is said to have been assaulted by a fellow youth after they had an altercation at the home of an initiate in Mathangauta Village on April 4.

He died on April 7 a day after he was discharged from the hospital. Local youths have protested the delayed arrest of the suspect who has since fled the village.