By Chris Ojow
Appearing before Nairobi Senior
Principal Magistrate Ben Mark Ekhubi
the accused through her lawyer informed
the Court that she has been framed
with the said offence of stealing
It is alleged that Moureen Khikani in
her 30s while employed as a sales lady
at St. Augustine funeral service
located at Kenyatta Market Nairobi
County stole two coffins valued ksh.
90,000 and twenty six pieces of coffin
handles valued ksh. 117,000.
The accused pleaded not guilty to one
count of stealing by servant contrary
to section 281 of the penal code.
Moureen a single mother of one who was
arrested on Thursday 17th of August
told the trial court that her case is
based on witch hunt , she further said
that it is after she left her former
employer and stated her own funeral
company that has ignited the arrest and
possibly being charged.
Senior Principal Magistrate freed the
accused on a bond of 200,000 surety of
the same or a cash bail of 100,000 plus
one contact person pending pretrial.