BY CORRESPONDENT,MERU,25TH DEC 2017-Kanthiari Kiego Village in Igembe South Meru county has been thrown into shock after a man stabbed his wife to death before committing suicide .The 35 year old man identified as Francis Bundi is said to have stabbed his wife Alice Kinya who is 32 years old to death before taking poison which led to his death.
According to Igembe South OCPD Jane Nyakeruma who confirmed the incident the motive of the incident is suspected to be a domestic quarrel.
The body of the woman the OCPD said was found in a pool of blood lying beside the man with foam oozing from his mouth.
She added that the body of the woman had multiple injuries inflicted on a piece of wood which was recovered at the scene.
WWW.UPESINEWS.CO.KE has established that the couple has had domestic quarrels for close to 7 years since they started living together.
According to Nelly Mugambi who is the brother the late Francis said the couple who has left behind two sons who are in class six and class two have had frequent domestic quarrels.
“The two have had issues for eight years and my sister-in-law often left her matrimonial home and came back,’’ Mr Mugambi said.
Their bodies have been moved to Nyambene Mortuary awaiting postmortem.