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BY CORRESPONDENT,NAKURU,9TH JULY 2018-Police in Njoro, Nakuru County have launched investigation into an incident in which a class three pupil from Larmudiac Primary School died after she was beaten by his brother for allegedly stealing Sh800.
The neighbours who spoke to www.upesinews.co.ke says that , the girl’s body had injuries suspected to have been caused by a blunt object.
The girl reportedly stole Sh800 but after she was accosted by her elder, brother she returned Sh300 prompting him to beat her up.
Her parents attempted to block concerned neighbours from accessing their homestead after they demanded to know the whereabouts of the girl.
Neighbours stormed the house and found the girl lying on a bed but the parents appeared unmoved, as they were busy taking lunch and had not reported the matter to police or the area chief.
The suspect who is said to be a second-hand clothes dealer is still at large and police have launched a manhunt for him.
Directorate of Criminal Investigations officers from Njoro arrived at the scene and took the body to Egerton University Funeral Home.
They also arrested the girl’s parents who underwent questioning at the Njoro Police Station.