A serial killer Masten Wanjala has been captured and beaten to death by his village mates.
Masten Wanjala had last week escaped from Jogoo road police station in an unclear circumstance.
Here is the video moments before Masten was sent back to the creator as shared by a fan account of blogger Cyprian Nyakundi.
Notorious serial killer MASTEN WANJALA killed by his mukhweya village mates who found him hiding there. pic.twitter.com/YaAlW5kIY2
— Cyprian, Is Nyakundi (@CisNyakundi) October 15, 2021
Assistant County Commissioner Cornelius Nyaribai confirmed that IRATE MOB had killed self-confessed child killer, Masten Wanjala, in Bungoma,
Wanjala was lynched by residents of Mukhweya Village in Kabuchai Constituency, Bungoma County on Friday, October 15.
“He was strangled by neighbours who learnt of his presence at his parents’ home,” an eyewitness told this writer
Bungoma County Police Commander Musyoki Mutungi has confirmed to The Standard news of Wanjala’s death.
“He arrived at his parents’ home last night. He was spotted by neighbours who attacked him early this morning,” said Mutungi.
Wanjala, 20, escaped from Jogoo Road Police Station, Nairobi in unclear circumstances on Tuesday, October 12. He was expected at the Makadara Law Courts on Wednesday, October 13.
Police signal had been circulated asking officers in the capital city and its neighbouring counties to be on high alert. Wanjala had been accused of killing at least ten children between 2019 and 2021.
He had taken police to at least ten murder scenes, including Nairobi (5), Kajiado (2), Machakos (2) and Bungoma (1).
In his confessions to police, the suspect allegedly admitted to killing the children after disguising himself as a football coach. Wanjala was arrested in Kajiado in mid-July, 2021 by Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) detectives.