Two gurdians have been arrested at Ilbisil Village- Kajiado County for allegedly mistreating their 3 years old step son.
During the rescue, the minor had injuries spread all over his body with some appearing like from bites.
It is also reported that the child had injuries at private parts.
“Ako na alama za kuumizwa kwa uso, ako na alama za kucha, mdomo nje na ndani…. mtoto hawezi fungua mdomo vizuri. Kwa sehemu nyeti kuna majimaji inatoka inaonekana alifinywa..,”said Dr. Daniel Sankale.
It is also reported that the childs step mother fed him on Faeces.
“Huyo mama alichapa mtoto ati kwa sababu amejiharia, mimi kuchungulia naona anapatia mtoto mavi,” said Elizabeth Simiyu, one of the neighbours.
Area residents said that the boys father, Michael Kamau and the step mother, Faith Wanja have been beating the child everyday.
“Naomba tu msamaha. Ni shetani aliniingia tafadhali msitupeleke jera juu huyu mtoto ataachwa peke yake,” the Step-mother said.
Officers from the ministry of health rescued the boy after they went to administer Polio vaccines in the area and reported the matter of the authorities.
Confirming the report, Kajiado County Police Commander, Daudi Loronyokwe said that the two have since been arrested awaiting to be arraigned.