Mother of 2 found dead in a well
28 March 2013, 12:48
Grief engulfed residents of Makomboki village in Murang’a South District after the body of a young woman was retrieved from a well on Tuesday evening.
Kigumo OCPD John Katuku said the mother of two had gone missing since mid this month and relatives had being searching for her.
Neighbours said the 25-year-old lady regularly engaged into harsh tug of war with her husband and that they had fought a day before she went missing.
The Police chief said a post mortem on the body will be done to establish the cause of the death.
Some suspected that she was strangled and thrown into the deep well while others claimed that she accidentally fell while fetching water.
The body was taken to Thika District Hospital Mortuary awaiting the doctor’s exercise.
Police asked locals to be calm and avert accusations on anyone as investigations have ensued.
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