Ex- Defense Minister’s grandson arrested over fiancée murder
25 March 2016, 17:38
Nairobi - Former Defense Minister, the late Njenga Karume’s grandson has been arrested over the death of his fiancée.
30-year-old Mumbi Kalungia is said to have fallen to death from the fourth floor of an apartment in Kiambu on Thursday night.
According to reports, the couple had just arrived at home after a night out when Mumbi started shouting for help before going silent.
Neighbours from the adjacent apartment who responded to her distress calls say there was commotion outside their house. They later found her body lying outside the compound of the apartment.
Her 30-year-old boyfriend, Kenneth Wathugi Karume, however claims that Mumbi jumped off the balcony by herself.
Karume was arrested on the balcony of their house as he tried to flee, The Star reports, claiming he had done nothing wrong.