Student arrested over killing of grade four pupil in Homa Bay County

A form one student has been arrested over the killing of a grade four pupil in Homa Bay County.

Area police boss Esau Ochorokodi said the 15-year-old who now faces murder charges is said to have committed the crime at Nduga village in Rachuonyo South.

The two are said to have disagreed over a grazing field for their animals on Friday. The girl’s body would later be found in a maize plantation 3 days after she went missing.

A postmortem on the girl’s body revealed that she lost a lot of blood, leading to her death.