A man arrested in Wajir Over Rape Allegation

A man arrested in Wajir Over Rape Allegation

By Suleiman Sabdow
Police in Wajir county are holding a 29 year old man for allegedly raping a 2 year old girl in Wajir central.The man whom the residents described as an uncle to the minor defiled the child at their home on Friday night.
The suspect is expected to be arraigned before Wajir law courts tomorrow, Monday to face sexual assault related charges.
Cases of rape and defilement of young females has been increasing in the region the last 2 years. Violence against women has been increasing in general.

There were cases of school girls raped in Habaswein and a young class 8 girl beheaded by a relative on her way to school.