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Man ‘seals’ wife’s genitals with superglue over infidelity

There is no better story to illustrate how people can turn into animals and violently assault without a second thought the people close to them.

Police in Tharaka Nithi are looking for a man who violently assaulted his wife on accusations that she was having extra-marital affairs.

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Tharaka South Police Commander Kiprop Rutto said the suspect from Kamatungu first inserted pepper and salt in his wife’s private parts before applying superglue mixed with sand to ‘seal’ it off, Nation reported.

According to Rutto, the suspect reportedly returned home from Nairobi on Saturday night, May 16 and told his wife they needed to shift to another location to avoid being arrested for leaving Nairobi area which is under lockdown over the COVID-19 pandemic.

He said the two left home but the husband would turn on the wife when they reached Kathita River.

The suspect ordered the woman to undress, beat her up as he demanded her to mention all the men he had slept with while he was away in Nairobi, the victim told police.

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After sexually assaulting her, he also sealed her ears and mouth with the mixture of superglue and sand and left her at the scene in critical condition.

The woman managed to trudge to Marimanti Police Station where she reported the incident.

She was rushed to Marimanti Sub-County Hospital where she is receiving treatment.

Rutto said the suspect is a known criminal in the region who is being sought by police for various crimes.

“We are looking for the suspect so that he can be charged with sexual assault,” he said.

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Kamatungu residents said the suspect was a known criminal but had least expected him to do such a horrible thing.

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