4-year-old girl dies after unknown assailants torch house in Mwingi

Written By: KBC Correspondent

Four people were in the house when the house was set on fire.

A four year old girl died while being treated at a private hospital in Mwingi after their house was torched by unknown assailants.

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Confirming the incident, Mwingi Central Police Commander Mr Peter Mutuma said that four people were in the house when the house was set on fire.

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One died and three were admitted in private hospitals in Mwingi and Kitui towns.

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The incident happened in Kivou village, Mwingi Central Sub County.

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The area has experienced two incidences of insecurity in the last 7 days.

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Area residents blame police for laxity in containing the situation which has subjected them to untold anguish.

They are calling for the law enforcers to arrest the suspects.


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