Police officers in Kisii County had were forced to use teargas to disburse angry residents who allegedly lynched four people on suspicion of witchcraft. According to police reports, four middle age people have been lynched in Mbanda area, Kisii County on suspicion of witchcraft with their bodies burnt beyond recognition.
Irate residents of Mbanda village, Kitutu Chache North Constituency in Kisii County on Sunday lynched three elderly women and a man before burning their bodies. comes when a form four student said that the four were responsible for bewitching her. She was not able to speak until rituals were done that is when she regained her speech and she was able to mention the names of the four people and immediately angry residents rushed to the houses of the elderly people where they took them out and they lynched them.
Irate residents of Mbanda village, Kitutu Chache North Constituency in Kisii County on Sunday lynched three elderly women and a man before burning their bodies.The victims were suspected of bewitching a 17-year old Form Four candidate. Marani Deputy County Commissioner Patrick Murira, said the elderly people, aged above 60 years were dragged from their homes and lynched by the public.