Monday, May 11, 2020 – A middle-aged woman is in police custody after she fatally stabbed her boyfriend following a domestic row in Umoja Estate, Nairobi.
The deceased, who was an Engineer at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), was stabbed following a disagreement with his girlfriend in Nairobi’s Umoja Estate.
According to the police, neighbors alerted them and when they arrived in the house, they found the 33 year man lying in a pool of blood.
“The suspect in this murder, who is the girlfriend, was identified by the neighbors and immediately arrested.”
“The team proceeded to the residence at Umoja 2 and found a pool of blood in the sitting room.”
“A kitchen knife was recovered at the scene,” part of the police statement read.
The suspect defended herself saying that she didn’t have any intentions of killing her boyfriend, adding that they had a small fight that turned tragic.
“I don’t know what happened… he started beating me.”
“A woman will take anything to defend themselves.”
“I took a cup and hit him with it… all I know is that he was hitting me,” the suspect said.
“I don’t know what happened,” she added.
The victim’s body was taken to Mama Lucy Kibaki Hospital mortuary.
The Kenyan DAILY POST.