The younger man who was nailed to a tree in Kenya on Friday, February 18, for allegedly stealing a radio, is presently recovering at an area hospital.
Collins Sambaya,19, was rushed to Itando Mission of Hope and Well being Care centre after residents had been efficiently capable of free him from his predicament.
In response to the sufferer’s grandfather, Henry, his household continues to be in shock following the incident.
Whereas likening Sambaya’s ordeal to that of Jesus Christ, Henry maintained that his grandson is harmless and was wrongly accused.
He confirmed that his grandson was nailed to the tree by one Eric Irime and his youthful brother who hail from the realm.
“The incident occurred at round 2 pm however I solely bought wind of the state of affairs at round 5pm. The suspects got here to our dwelling and tricked my grandson into following them into their family the place they dedicated the act,” Henry advised Citizen Digital.
“My grandson is harmless. A number of days in the past, the suspects took my grandson to a close-by police station the place they reported him for allegedly stealing the stated radio. Officers nevertheless freed him after establishing that there was no proof to assist the pair’s allegations.”
Sambaya’s household now needs police to behave swiftly and convey the 2 suspects to guide.
“Truthfully talking if the suspects had been apprehended yesterday issues would have been very totally different proper now,” Henry stated.