A Nyeri man aged 60 years has been arrested for allegedly defiling a 9-year old girl in a matatu.
The grandmother to the class 3 student claims that he met the suspect when she was boarding a matatu with two of her grandchildren.
The 60-year old man is said to have offered to assist carry one of the girls during the trip only for the victim to turn up unconscious.
As soon as the victim regained her consciousness, she narrated the whole ordeal as to how she was defiled by the suspect.
Angry residents immediately arrested the suspect and took him to Kiganjo Police Station where he was detained.
A medical report has since been conducted on the minor after she was taken to Kiganjo Health Centre.
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Police are waiting for the medical report before they charge the suspect according to the law.