30-year-old woman killed by 24-year-old boyfriend



A 30-year-old woman was  killed by her 24-year-old boyfriend at Korongei village in Bomet County.

Konoin Sub-county police commander Alex Shikondi said the body of Mercy Chepkorir had multiple injuries most of them being on the thighs, hands and face.

She was found lying dead on the bed in her boyfriend’s house.

“We received information today in the morning about the incident, I dispatched the officers to investigate and preliminary reports show she was murdered. The first thing we noticed was soaked beddings with fresh blood,” said the police boss.

The suspect, Cosmas Mutai has been arrested and held at Mogogosiek Police Station.

The body of the deceased was moved to Kapkatet mortuary.