Italian national Maurisio Montcalli caught slapping a woman in viral video arraigned
An Italian National Maurisio Montcalli was on Monday arraigned at the Kiambu law courts after a video appearing to show him assaulting a woman went viral on online.
He was however unable to take plea, with the court ordering the prosecution to ensure that he is taken to hospital and treated for the injuries he sustained during his dramatic arrest.
The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) in a statement on Monday said he was whipped by the public during his arrest.
He will be arraigned in court after undergoing treatment.
On Monday, a video which appeared to show the elderly foreign national engaged in a simmering argument with three people among them a security guard went viral.
The elderly man was dressed loosely in blue short, an athleisure jacket and flip-flops. His chest was bare.
He appeared agitated and his arms were flailing as he walked back and forth in between arguing with an unidentified woman.
Towards the end of the short video, the man who is believed to be Mr.Maurisio could be seen walking across the curb before Caucasian woman across the face.
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