A man who allegedly raped a dog and later strangled it to death has been arraigned before a Kagundo court hours after his arrest.
Boniface Munyao was charged with killing an animal and committing an unnatural act with a dog.
It is alleged that he committed the offences on January 8 at 11 am in Isinya location Kajiado.
The charge sheet read that Munyao was charged for two counts.
Count one of his offences read:
“SECTION 3 (1) (K) AS READ WITH SECTION 3 OF THE PREVENTION CRUELTY TO ANIMAL CAP 360 LAWS OF KENYA. ON THE 8TH DAY OF JANUARY 2020 AT AROUND 11:00AM AT ISINYA LOCATION KAGUNDO SUB COUNTY MACHAKOS COUNTY WILLFULLY AND UNLAWFULLY KILLED AN ANIMAL NAMELY A DOG BY STRANGLING IT WITH A ROPE.”
The second charge was having unnatural relations with animals contrary to section 162 (b) of the penal code.
“ON THE 8TH DAY OF JANUARY 2020 AT AROUND 11:00AM AT ISINYA LOCATION KANGUNDO SUB COUNTY WITHIN MACHAKOS HAD CANAL KNOWLEDGE WITH A DOG.”
He denied the charge and was released on a Ksh. 100,000 bond and a surety of the same amount. With the case set to be mentioned on January 22.