Embu North DCI boss arrested for alleged rape
Embu North DCI boss Jervasio Njeru was on Wednesday arraigned in court over the allegations of raping a suspect in his office.
According to a police report, the suspect is accused of raping the woman on the night of 31st May 2020.
The suspect had been arrested over the accusation of obtaining money by false pretense from one Stephen Gathiru and was booked at the Manyatta police station.
She was however released from custody on free bond and was required to report to the Embu DCI officer the following day.
It was during her appearance before the DCI boss that the suspect claims she was sexually assaulted.
The victim managed to escape and reported the matter at Manyatta police station.
A forensic examination carried out on her determined that she had indeed been raped. She was treated at the Embu Level 5 hospital and discharged.
The DCI boss who was on the run was arrested by his colleagues on Tuesday night.