Embu based Senior Police Office, SCCIO, No. NO 230652 Chief Inspector Jerevasio Mwaniki Njeru was yesterday arrested by a team from Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) headquarters lead by of SSU department for alleged rape case which was reported at Manyatta Police station vide OB 54/31/05/2020
Chief Inspector Jerevasio Mwaniki Njeru allegedly raped Jane Wanyaga Njeru of Mobile Pone number 0711571559 on the night of 30/31 June 2020 while she was being held in police custody for the offense of obtaining money by false pretense, a complaint that had been filed by Stepehen GAthuri Gakara.
Jane was later released on 31st May 2020 on a free bond via OB. No. 21/31/05/2020 and was required to appear before DCI on the 2nd of June 2020 for more questioning.
Forensics experts also took Jane to Embu level 5 hospital for a medical examination and it was concluded that her complaint of rape via OB. No. 54/31/05/2020 (recorded at 7 PM on 31st May) was valid.
The investigations officers from DCI headquarters observed that this is not the first time for Jervasio Njeru to find himself in such syndicate as he was demoted from the rank of Superintendent of Police (SP) to his current rank (Chief Inspector – CI) after she was accused of raping a colleague while was working at the DCI headquarters, Criminal Records Office (CRO)