A man in Awendo is being questioned by security agencies after he had tried to bury alive his 2 year old son.
The suspect who has been identified as Kennedy Otieno noted that the boy was not his genetic child.
Speaking on the matter Waware South Assistant chief Peter Asewe noted that he received a complaint on Monday and they visited the home to find out what transpired.
They found that a grave had been dug by Otieno, where the child was meant to be buried.
According to the assistant chief engagements are being carried out with the family to find out the root cause of the issue before taking any action.
The suspect’s mother, Beatrice Auma Okelo noted that she found her son approaching the grave while carrying the boy at on Saturday, at around 1 am.
The grabbed the child from him and afterwards informed the assistant chief.
The mother noted that the 30 year old son is an alcoholic and claimed his wife had got the child with another man.
She further added that the wife to her son run away as a result of marital issues between the two.