Man hacked to death over witchcraft in Rabai

A police officer in a crime scene/file

A middle aged man was hacked to death in his home on Sunday night at Kanyumbuni Village, Rabai Constituency for allegedly being a witch.

According to a local, the deceased was hacked to death with machetes by unknown people who invaded his home while he was asleep.

Rabai OCPD Fred Abuga is expected to give more details on the incident.

He however, cautioned the public against taking the law into their hands.

Cases of the elderly people being attacked and even killed over witchcraft are rampant in Kilifi County.