Man murdered over KES 300 debt
13 December 2012, 12:01
A middle aged man passed on Tuesday morning after he was hacked to death with a knife by his colleague.
The two guys from Karitu village in Naivasha District were reportedly close friends and used to do casual jobs together within the area.
The assailant harshly confronted the deceased over a debt of KES 300 that he had borrowed a few days ago.
They engaged in a hot quarrel which took the man to plunge a knife into the deceased’s chest.
Few moments after the murder, he took to his heels; his whereabouts are not yet known.
The body was taken to Naivasha District Hospital mortuary.
Police said investigations have commenced over the issue and search for the assailant as well.
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