Baboon kills a baby in Kitui
A baboon has attacked and killed a three-month-old baby died in Kitui East.
The deceased sustained multiple injuries and succumbed to death when he was being rushed to Inyuu dispensary in Ngungi location.
The baby was attacked in their garden where she was resting as the mother cultivated the land.
Thua assistant chief Sammy Makuthu, who confirmed the incidence said they had contacted KWS officers in charge and they were heading to the scene.
“We have contacted the KWS officer in charge of Kitui County Joseph Kavi and confirmed that he has received the report and he is heading to the scene to establish more facts,” said Makuthu .
The body of the deceased has been moved to Kitui Level 4 hospital mortuary as it awaits postmortem.