Shock and grief yet again engulfed Mayungu residents in Kakamega County after a Seven-year-old boy was stabbed to death by unknown assailants, a week after CS Matiangi kickstarted police operation to weed out the attackers in the area.
According to sources, the Standard One pupil at Bulimbo Star Academy was on Sunday night attacked at their home and stabbed several times in the abdomen.
Police are investigating the incident which occurred just days after Kakamega Senator Cleophas Malala, Matungu MP Justus Murunga, Mayoni MCA Libinus Oduor and former Sports CS Rashid Echesa, were arrested following the Matungu killings. They are expected to present themselves before police on Monday.
The infamous Matungu killings has so far left 20 people dead within two months and 50 others with severe injuries.
The most affected areas being Mayoni, Lubanga, Mung’ungu, Munami, Ejinja, Ogalo, Lung’anyiro, Harambe, Sayangwe and Koyonzo.