A man was arrested in Nakuru on Sunday for allegedly supplying cat meat to business people who make Samosas for sale in Nakuru Town.
James Mukangi was arrested along the Railway Lines just near Nakuru town with a cat.
He had already slaughtered the cat and had started skinning it just before he was pounced on by an angry mob.
Upon interrogation Mukangi admitted to skinning over 1000 cats and selling them for 500 shillings to his customers.
He was saved from lynching by Police Officers from Ukulima Police Post.
He is expected to be arraigned in court on Monday.