A 19 years old man who was nailed to a tree on suspicion of stealing a radio in Kenya.
He was nailed on both his palms by Elvis Irime to a trees at chamasili village in sabatia sub- county.
This happened on Friday 18th of February 2022 where they nailed Collins Sambaya on the tree.
This case was reported to police via phone call by chief Evans Endesha, when the police arrived, they found Collins in pain and they rescued him and took him to nearest hospital.
“Upon seeing the police approaching the scene, the assailant suspect ran away and is still at large,” the police report reads in part.
“Sambaya was rescued and rushed to Mbale County Referral Hospital where he is in stable condition.
“n an incident that brought Sabatia’s, Izava village to a standstill, 19-year-old Collins Sambaya, was found secured on a tree using two roofing nails, that had been driven through each palm of his hands,” the statement read.
“The distraught villagers who couldn’t come to terms with what had befallen one of their own, watched in disbelief from a distance as officers rescued him and rushed him to hospital.
“Meanwhile, a manhunt for the suspects responsible for the inhuman act has been launched, with the area security team employing every available resource to apprehend the suspects.”
Directorate of Criminal investigation DSI assured the public that they are going to find the suspect who is responsible for nailing a human alive.