Thomas Wahome, the lead preacher and founder of Helicopter Ministries has sued area Chief for stealing two dogs valued at Sh300,000.
Wahome claims Paul Gachiri Wageni of Kihuri viallage, Nyeri South Sub-County stole two dogs of Terrier breed on December 2016.
The administrator also faced a second count of handling stolen property on December 6, 2018 at Kihuri village.
According to police records, Wahome’s brother who resides in Nyeri and was on leave around that time noticed two dog’s belonging to his brother Wahome was missing after their kernel was broken into.
Wahome’s brother then reported the matter to area chief and to police who promised to look into the matter.
It is sated that it was until 2018 that one of the dog’s was spotted within the compound of the accused.
Wahome is said to have traveled to Nairobi and involved police to recover the dog that was photographed for evidence and he took back to Nairobi.
He was released on a cash bail of Sh100,000 or a bond of Sh200, 000 after denying the charges before Othaya senior resident magistrate Monica Munyendo. The hearing will start on June 4.