Facebook ‘Paedophile’ arrested in Mpeketoni


Lamu, KENYA:A man who bragged on Facebook over his escapades of defiling young girls has been arrested in Mpeketoni, Lamu county.

William Hanga Mwazombo who is a security guard with Wells Fargo security company was arrested on Wednesday evening.

William who is aged 23 years  rattled social media users on the popular Kilimani mums facebook group after he bragged about how he had defiled a 17 year old girl.

William further caused more rattles after he posted a photo of a 5-year-old girl revealing that he was planning to defile her after buying her a soda.

His posts soon went viral with sparking public outrage with social media users calling for his arrest.

According to detectives, William has been detained for posting defamatory photos.

Police hunt Kilifi Pedophile who bragged raping 5 year old

The suspect is likely to be charged with manufacturing material promoting or intended to promote a sexual act with a child according to section 12 of the sexual offenses act.

The act recommends a jail term of not less than 5 years and a fine of not less than sh.500,000.

This comes hot on the heels of increased cases of men bragging about defiling underage on social media.

In 2016, two men including a Kenya Airports Authority employee were arrested over bragging about having sex with a minor while another man Calvin Alfayo alias Mohamed Alfayo was arrested in Sotik after he bragged about how he had defiled a class, four girl.