Emotions ran high at a village following a heinous incident which has left residents in total shock.
Apparently a man killed his son and removed his vital organs before drinking his blood…reason being he was told to do so to get rich.
According to residents of Lango Baya village, Kenya, the man butchered his five year old son after he threw out his wife from his home the day before the incident occurred.
The man is said to have killed his son by stabbing him, removed his son’s heart, liver and private parts before drawing his blood in a jug which he drank. He later wrapped his son’s body with a white cloth and buried it in a shallow grave about 400 meters from his resident.
Neighbors who saw the freshly dug grave and got suspicious raised alarm which attracted the public who attempted to lynch the man. However, administration police officers from the area intervened and rescued him from an irate mob which was baying for his blood.
The AP officers unburied the boy’s body and took it to Star hospital mortuary.
Confirming the incident Malindi District Criminal Investigation Department Officer John Ndung’u said that the man admitted to killing his son saying that he had been ordered by his pastor to kill his son and take his heart, liver and private parts so that he can get rich. Police recovered the body parts which were wrapped in a paper bag in his house.
He will be arraigned in court to answer to the charges of murder.