In Summary
  • Senior Resident Magistrate Mr Kipkirui Kibelion gave the order on Tuesday when the students failed to appear in court for plea-taking.
  • The students were released from police custody on Saturday after paying police cash bails of between Sh1,000 and Sh1,500.
  • They were apprehended during a party they said they organised as a farewell after the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examinations.

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of the 30 high school students who were found at a sex and beer party in Bomet County.

Senior Resident Magistrate Mr Kipkirui Kibelion gave the order on Tuesday when the students failed to appear in court for plea-taking.

NO RESPONSE

The students were released from police custody on Saturday after paying police cash bails of between Sh1,000 and Sh1,500.

In court on Tuesday, there was no response when the clerks called out their names for plea-taking.

The magistrate therefore said, "I order that the police cash bail be surrendered to the State and a warrant issued against the accused persons."

The case is being handled by assistant public prosecutor Carolyne Kiptui.

DRUNKEN STUPOR

The students were apprehended during a party they said they organised as a farewell after the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE)  examinations.

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