29th March 2019
By county diary
The cloud of sobriety engulfed the resident of the tiny Inyuu village when a monkey attacked a child on Friday evening.
According to the mother of the little angel, the monkey attacked the child when she was busy at the shamba.
The mother heard dog bark only to see the baboon dragging the child away who had been rested under a tree.
The mother ran after the monkey, picked the child and took the child to the health centre in kitui east sub-county only to be pronounced dead on arrival
Speaking to “member of press the county wildlife officer Mr.kavi termed the incident as unfortunate and urged the people living near hills to be high alert over wild animal attacks.