A boy, confessed to the killing of children, considered a “bloodthirsty vampire”, was beaten to death by the crowd who found him hiding in Bungoma, in Western Kenya, after he had escaped from the police two days earlier. , in Nairobi.
Masten Wanjala, this is the name of the young killer, was arrested in the Kenyan capital last July, after admitting to having drugged and then killed ten young people in the last 5 years and in some cases to have drunk their blood. It emerged from the revelations that, in order to deceive the victims and take them to isolated areas, he presented himself as a football manager.
On Wednesday, the day of the trial, Wanjala managed to escape despite the presence of three police officers, now accused of negligence and complicity. The inhabitants of Bungoma, the city of origin and where the parents of the killer live, who have denied him, have taken care of themselves. Wanjala was hiding in a house, where the crowd, following reports of some children, was found, beaten and strangled.