Woman who set husband alight dies
09 March 2016, 17:33
Murang’a – The 31 year old
woman who fatally set her husband on fire thus killing him died on Tuesday
after she ingested poison, reports the Daily Nation.
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She passed on at the Murang’a
She had taken poison after
setting her husband ablaze.
She had been taken for
treatment while unconscious.
“Her condition continued to
deteriorate and she was put on resuscitation at around 11am, but she died an
hour later,” said Murang’a County Director of Health
The woman is said to have spilt
kerosene onto her husband, Samuel Kimani, who was sleeping in their bedroom,
before setting him on fire at Mumbi Estate, near Murang’a Town, on Sunday.
According to neighbours said
she locked the bedroom door and ran away.
The couple’s two children — a
nine-year-old girl and a boy aged two — were also inside the house.
The neighbours managed to save
the children after they heard screaming.
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