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A student, 17, at Gathiruini boys, lost his life after being lynched by girls from neighboring school

A student, 17, at Gathiruini boys secondary school in Kiambu-county, reportedly lost his life after he was lynched by girls from a neighbouring school.

The student, who is a form four had, together with five other friends sneaked out of their school and crept into a girls-dormitory at Komothai girls secondary school, in the wer hours of the night of 20st, October 2021, at around 4am.

According to DCI Twitter statement, "they had under the cover of darkness tip-toed into Phoeb House for an unknown mission, before they were spotted by some girls who immediately raised alarm, attracting the whole school. The school’s guards, teachers and students all rushed towards the dormitory to find out what was happening."

Five of the boys, in sensing danger managed to trace their way back to their school while the deceased was cornered by the angry students and staff.

Sadly, they rained on him causing him life threatening-injuries. The boy later succumbed to his injuries at Kigumo-level-IV hospital.

Detective camped the scene later and found planks of wood believed to have been used to assault the alleged suspect.

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