In Kirinyaga County, police are investigating an incident in which a 23-year-old male was allegedly slain by two sisters in a suspected love triangle.
The event occurred in Mugamba village, Mwea East, and involved a scuffle in a local pub.
According to Area Police Commander Daniel Kitavi, the deceased, Boniface Wambugu, was attacked by one Louise Wangerwe, who was accompanied by two others.
“A beer bottle was thrown at the late Wambugu. “He died on the spot after suffering major neck injuries,” Kitavi said.
Police also stated that they were able to apprehend one of the suspects. “One of them faced mob justice, while the third suspect left the scene.”
“We advise the general public to avoid taking the law into their own hands. The suspect who was beaten up by a mob would have killed if police had not intervened “Kitavi elaborated.
According to witnesses, it appears to be a case of a possible love triangle. “The two sisters were bartenders. Following a disagreement, one of them pounced on the victim “Local Nimrod Muchiri stated.
The deceased’s body is at Kibugi Mortuary in Kutus. In the meantime, the suspect is being held at the Itangi Police Station.
“We seek justice. Whether it was a love affair gone awry or not, all we want is justice for our kid, “Aloise Murage, a local, remarked.