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A High Profile Nyeri Police Officer Nabbed For Allegedly Raping A 22-year-old Woman

 A police officer based in Nyeri was arrested on Friday January 21, after being accused of sexually assaulting a 22-year-old salon attendant.

 According to a police report seen by K24 Digital, the woman from Muthinga village, Gathaithi sub-lieu, Gaki location in Tetu sub-county, was assaulted by Constable Benson Muchiri after he offered to drive her to work.

 "She said that while she was at Muthinga Stadium, a person whom she did not know, but whom she could identify with certainty, offered to accompany her. On the way near Kagumo Teachers College, the suspect turned on her and raped her. she did not sound the alarm alleging fear of the stranger on the part of the apparently strong suspect," the police report read in part. .

 The woman says the incident took place on Tuesday January 18, but she reported the matter on Friday January 21 for fear of the official status of the officer.

 “She was then dropped off by the suspect at Gatitu Mall where she entered the motor vehicle registration number, a blue Toyota Wish and drove to Nyeri where she works as a hairdresser. She reported the matter to Nyeri Police Station and proceeded to Nyeri County Referral Hospital where she was treated and discharged,” the report further states.

 On Friday, the said vehicle was seized in the area of ​​Gatitu in Ruring'u in the presence of the victim who formally identified the 31-year-old officer based at the National Police College in Kiganjo.

 "He has been detained at Nyeri Police Station pending his court appearance on Monday, January 24," the police report said.

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Benson Muchiri Gaki Kagumo Teachers College Muthinga Nyeri

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