Bar maid killed in domestic brawl
17 September 2014, 17:20
Bungoma - A middle-aged woman was found dead in Nalondo Bungoma County under unclear circumstances.
Sharon Nasambu, who works as a bar maid within the same market, is believed to have been strangled by her lover following a domestic brawl at night.
Eyewitnesses said they heard noise coming from the deceased's house in the middle of the night but they never bothered.
"When we woke up in the morning, we found her lifeless body lying on the floor and her six-year-old girl crying beside her.
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“The deceased was a very jovial person and always liked chatting with her neighbours and we don’t understand what happened that led to all this,” said Jane Nyukuri, a neighbor.
Confirming the incident, Bungoma County Police Commander, Charles Munyoli, said that his officers are investigating the killing and at the same time pursuing the alleged killer who fled after committing the offense.
“My officers are pursuing the alleged killer. We are requesting area residents to help us apprehend him,” said Munyoli.
Police transferred the deceased's body to Bungoma County referral hospital.
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