Police in Butere are searching for a 33-year-old woman alleged to have killed her husband and set his body on fire.The woman went missing after the body of her husband, Moses Okango was found burnt in their house at Ibokolo village.
The incident was discovered by neighbours woke up to smoke emanating from the couple’s house. Who rushed only to find the doors locked but after breaking the door they found Moses’ burnt body lying on the floor.
Musa’s body was taken to St Mary’s Mission Hospital Mortuary in Mumias to await a postmortem.
Butere sub county police commander Alexander Makau said police were investigating the matter.