Joseph Irungu alias Jowie has been hospitalized after his middle finger was bitten by inmates at Kamiti Maximum Security Prison.
At 8:21 pm on Tuesday Jowie was attacked by unknown men who started demanding for sex, massage and money in his isolated room. The attack caused a commotion that attracted security officials scattering the rapists. According to information from Kamiti authorities, it has not been established how the unknown gang of men managed to break into Jowie’s room.
Medics say Josie’s finger might be amputated if it does not respond to medication.
Jowie who is charged with the gruesome murder of of a woman in Nairobi last year has always been under isolation at Kamiti and never interacts with inmates in any way.