Five people arrested for procuring abortions, 10 decomposing fetuses recovered
DCI officers based in Pangani have arrested five people among them two doctors accused of procuring abortions for young girls at a medical center along Murang’a Road.
The two doctors namely Dr. Mwaura Karumbi and Dr. John Maore were arrested at the Prestige Health medical Center where 10 decomposing fetuses were recovered.
Three other people who were arrested alongside the two doctors are Christopher Mwangi, Erick Mwenda and Judith Anyanzwa.
“The two, together with Christopher Mwangi, Erick Mwenda and Judith Anyanzwa were arrested on suspicion that they were conducting abortion in the said facility where 10 decomposing fetuses and other appliances suspected have been used for conducting abortion were recovered,” said the DCI.
A lady suspected to have procured abortion was found admitted in the facility which had no operating licenses.
The recovered fetuses have been taken to the morgue as suspects are being processed for arraignment.