My Boyfriend Helped Me To Kidnap Baby — Embakasi mboch


A house help who has been linked to the kidnapping of her employer’s child has dragged her boyfriend’s name into the case.
Praxcedese Mumo, 19, was accused of kidnapping a minor on January 12 within Embakasi area with intentions of demanding Sh100,000 as ransom
It is alleged that the accused, who was hired as a house help on New Year, was seen by the caretaker of the plot where she works leaving with her employer’s six-month-old baby around 11am
Upon asking where she was going, she claimed she was headed to a nearby shop, but never returned.
Later, when her employer arrived around 5pm, they found the house help and the baby missing. The family would later receive a call from an unidentified person demanding ransom.
The prosecution said that the mother alerted police who tracked the accused, and arrested her.
The police also tracked the phone number that was used to solicit for ransom and linked it to her after further investigation.
The accused told the court that, “It is true that I kidnapped the child, but I was in the company of my boyfriend who assisted me.”
Mumo was remanded until January 23 as police try to trace her boyfriend before sentencing