A 20 year old man from Tana River County was handed a life imprisonment for defiling a five year old girl. Mr. Doyo Said used to frequent the girl’s parents house, a neighbour to watch the 9pm news.
The incident occurred in 2017 where the accused escaped and was later arrested in 2018 and arraigned in court. Hola Principal Magistrate Hon. Aloyce Ndege handed the judgement of life imprisonment to the accused. The case was handled by Prosecution Counsel Anthony Karanja.
Cases of defilement have been on the rise in the region and the life imprisonment sentence is going to set a good examples to others in the region involving in such cases.