Five girls charged with attempting to burn school dormitory in Kisii
Five students from Itierio Girls High School in Kisii County have been arraigned at the Kisii Law Courts for attempting to torch a dormitory at the school.
The five were charged with attempted arson before Senior Resident Magistrate Paul Mutai.
The charge sheet read that on "November 9, 2021, at about 4 am the girls jointly attempted to unlawfully set fire to a building namely Elgon Dormitory the property of Itierio girls high school."
They were also charged with being in possession of a sanitizer and a gas lighter within the school compound.
They all pleaded not guilty and were each released on a bond of Ksh.50,000 or a cash bail of Ksh.20,000.
The case is set for hearing on November 29, 2021.