Crime:Student killed in chuka in quarrel over a mango with landlord

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BY CORRESPONDENT,CHUKA,22ND FEB 2018-Police are investigating an incident in which a  Chuka University student was stabbed by her landlord on Wednesday evening after she allegedly plucked mangoes from a tree in his compound.

Meru South OCPD Baraza Saiya  who confirmed  the incident ,said that another student also sustained minor cuts after he attempted to rescue the girl from the scuffle.

Mr. Saiya also said that the landlord was later stabbed by irate students from the university in a revenge attack.

“On Wednesday evening we were informed that a landlord had stabbed his tenant who is a female student at Chuka University.

Protests

Angry university students  afterwards stormed the landlord’s home and stabbed him in retaliation,” he said.

The three were later taken to hospital where they were treated and discharged.

The landlord is currently being held at Chuka Police Station before being arraigned in court.

The OCPD has urged  landlords and students to  live in peace with one another .

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