A 4 year old boy was on Monday hacked to death by his own cousin over a piece of sugarcane. The boy met his unfortunate death in the hands of his teenage cousin who beheaded him, before injuring another little boy in an incident that occurred at Engashura area in Bahati, Nakuru County. According to neighbors who witnessed the sad ordeal, the form two student, using a panga hacked his young cousin following a quarrel over a piece of sugarcane.
The incident was confirmed by area Officer Commanding Police Division (OCPD),Mr Edward Masibo who said the teenager presented himself to Bahati Police Station after carrying out the heart wrenching act.’’ The teenager chopped off the head of the 4-year-old minor and dumped it in a compost pit to cover up the act.’’ The OCPD said.
The teenager is said to have attempted to behead a second minor but the panga landed on his neck, leaving him with serious injuries.