Kisii Woman Arrested For Hiring Hitmen to Kill her Husband
View pictures in App save up to 80% data. Police are holding a woman in Kisii County for hiring men to kill her 42-year-old husband. The incident occurred in Chirange village, Kisii County.
The body of the deceased (Nelson Nyamao) was found by his brother, James Nyamao, after a strange caller informed him of his brother's death. Speaking to Citizen Digital, Mr. Nyamao said that the body had deep cuts on the head and neck.
He said he confronted his sister-in-law, who admitted to having hired the men to kill her husband. She is said to have even led James to where the murder weapons were being kept after the heinous act. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
The body of the man being loaded onto a police truck in Kisii. Photo: Citizen Digital
Nelson's body now lies at Kisii Teaching and Referral Hospital mortuary. The police are holding his wife at Kiogoro Police Station. The motive behind the murder is yet to be established but the search for her accomplices is underway.
This incident has elicited mixed reactions from Kenyans. Many have called on the law enforcement to move swiftly and bring the perpetrators to book, in order to bring an end to this. Incidents of spouses killing each other have been on the rise in the country in recent months.
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