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Grief As Uncle Kidnaps Nephew And Later Kills Him After His Parents Refused To Pay The Ransom

Residents of Dagoretti are still finding it hard to come to terms with an incident whereby an uncle is suspected to have kidnapped his nephew and later killing him after his parents refused to pay the ransom set.

According to the parents of the deceased, their son went missing four days ago and had started a search for him. Their search was however brought to an abrupt end after they found their son's body dumped at a nearby bush. The parents alledge that a ransom had been asked but they refused to pay it since they believe that their child was kidnapped by someone close.

According to the police report, Maxwell Mungai, the uncle, was arrested after officers from the DCI t discovered that the message sent to the deceased's parent demanding for money was coming from him.

A neighbor who requested anonymity said they she saw the deceased take the deceased to an unknown place when the boy was playing near his house.

The father to the deceased alledge that his brother could have done the heinous act since he is envious of his huge land left to him by their parents as a gift of being the first born child.

Maxwell is currently in police custody as police continue with investigation into the incident.

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