A father has left his daughter severely injured after he used
a machete to slash her on suspicion of having a romantic
relationship with a teenage boy.
The 15-year-old girl had been seen talking to a boy on
Saturday before the father assaulted her.
According to The Kenyans, Basel Kamau Nyaga, 48,
reportedly slashed his daughter leaving her with injuries to
her arm, legs and head. She was rushed to hospital after a
village elder responded to screams coming from her home.
Confirming the incident, Mwea OCPD Kizito Mutoro said
the man was arrested and taken to Mwea Police Station
where he will be detained awaiting court hearing.
“The man, Kamau slashed her daughter three times using
a machete – on the head, right arm and right leg – when
she found her talking to a neighbour’s boy on their way
“We have him in custody and the daughter was taken to
the hospital for medication,” he explained.
Mutoro further urged parents to find ways of disciplining
their children without inflicting serious injuries on them
A father severely injured his daughter using a machete to slash her on suspicion of having a romantic relationship with a teenage boy.