Police are holding a 17-year-old boy who allegedly stabbed and killed a 16-year-old girl, for rejecting his sexual advances.

The Form Three student was arrested at Mirera estate in Naivasha after the girl’s lifeless body was found on road in the area.

Police collecting a victim's body
Police collecting a victim’s body

Police identified the victim as Form Two student Valarie Njeri and confirmed that they had the suspect in custody.

Authorities further indicate that the girl’s body had ten stab wounds and her body was naked.

The deceased’s body has been moved to Naivasha hospital mortuary where a post-mortem will be conducted.