Kenya man Ezekiel Kariuki Nganga have been charged to court for allegedly trying to kill his son with a rod he aimed at his father in Kasarani Sub County.
The young man Kariuki almost killed his six-year-old son when he aimed a rod at his father but missed his target and got son injured.
Kariuki who lives in Kiwanja shopping center was accused of hitting his son with a crowbar and injuring him on the chin on April 7 2020,
It was reported that the young man, three days earlier demanded cash by menaces from his father,James Ng’ang’a but the old man refused and Kariuki threatened to kill him for denying him money.he later resorted to anger and went to his bedroom and returned with a crowbar then charged at his father.
His wife Agnes Waitherero tried to intervened and grabbed Kariuki before the metal rod landed on his 65-year-old father as he ran to hide at a police post. Unfortunately, the object landed on the couple’s son.
The suspect have denied the charges before Makadara senior principal magistrate Angelo Kithinji, His Father, son and wife are listed as the key witnesses against him.
Court decides Kariuki will remain in behind bars until the three testify.