BY SAMSON MBII,5TH NOV 2017-Rugby fraternity in the country is mourning the sadden death of Top fry Nakuru RFC player Mike Okombe who died after being stabbed at his home in Nakuru County.
Okombe 27, is reported to have died after he was stabbed by girlfriend identified as Ms MaryAnne Mumbi, at Olive while attending a friend’s birthday party on Saturday night.
Rongai OCPD Japhet Kioko who confirmed the incident said: “Mr Okombe and his lover, Ms MaryAnne Mumbi, were attending a birthday party of their friend, a Mr Okoth.
“The two had an argument before Ms Mumbi went for a knife, which she used to stab Mr Okombe to death,” Mr Kioko said.
He said the woman who fled after the incident is being pursued by police.
Meanwhile, Mr Calvin Omondi, Okombe’s brother, and his wife were also held for questioning by police over the tragedy .
Okombes’ friends says he died minutes after the incident due to excess bleeding.