Peris Nyaguthii, a 19-year-old student, met a tragic fate when her body was found approximately 800 meters away from her family’s residence, stumbled upon by villagers on their way to their farms.
The grim discovery took place in the serene surroundings of Kamahoru village, nestled within the Wandumbi area, where residents came across the lifeless form concealed within a napier grass farm.
The untimely and enigmatic demise of this young student from Tetu Vocational College has cast a pall of fear and trepidation over the entire village. Reportedly, she had been subjected to a harrowing experience, allegedly falling victim to an act of sexual assault perpetrated by unidentified assailants.
In response to this unsettling incident, the local community is fervently beseeching the authorities for enhanced security measures. They call for more frequent police patrols in the vicinity and the installation of security lighting to ensure the safety of their community.
As the investigation unfolds, law enforcement agencies are diligently working to identify and apprehend those responsible for this heinous act, offering a glimmer of hope for justice in the face of this tragedy.