In an incident that raises utter disgust and shame, A security guard attached to a health facility in Nairobi has been charged with defiling a 17-year-old disabled patient while the nurses were away.
The suspect who was charged before Kibera senior principal magistrate Charles Mwaniki denied the charges against him. He was released on bond.
According to the charge sheet, the accused person committed the offence at 10.40pm. Contrary to the penal code, he was also charged with a second count of committing an indecent act with the child.
The police report says that the minor had taken super and medication and was at her psychiatric ward when the accused person touched her breasts and defiled her.
Sadly, the minor told tried to stop him as she was sleepy but the accused Security Guard continued to commit the offense and went ahead to defile her. The minor then went to the washroom and started crying and later reported the matter which led to his arrested and arraignment.
Directing that the case to be mentioned next month for a pre-trial, the magistrate released on Sh300,000 bond and directed.