Police in Changamwe, Mombasa County are detaining a Man suspected to have sodomised a young boy in the area.
According to locals, the Man Douglas Mukhwana was nabbed by police on Saturday evening at Changamwe social hall.
Changamwe OCPD Joseph Kavoo said the man was handed a thorough beating by locals before police rescued him.
“He was ‘caught in the act’ with a minor and locals descended on him badly injuring his dead,” said Mr. Kavoo.
He was rushed to Portreitz Sub-county hospital in Changamwe for urgent treatment under tight security.
The 10 year old boy is receiving medical examination and counseling at undisclosed place in Changamwe.
The minor’s parents suspect Mukhwana has been sodomising their son for some time.
According to Kavoo, the suspect will be arraigned in court once the minor’s medical examination report is ready.
“The suspect will remain in police custody until the boy’s medical report is ready before he is arraigned in court,” noted Mr. Kavoo.