Man murdered by unknown assailants in Vihiga

A police vehicle
Security officers are searching for the woman who fled after learning her husband had died

The body of a middle aged man was found on Monday by locals along the road at Chavugami Village in Vihiga Constituency Vihiga County. Confirming the incident the area Assistant Chief Ruth Senelwa said the deceased by the name Hillary Ambura aged 28 years was found murdered by unknown assailants.

She said the deceased body was found by family members by the road side, adding that the investigations into the incident has commenced.

Elsewhere, a man is recuperating at Vihiga County Referral Hospital after he was attacked by a mob in an attempt to break into a shop at Chango in the same locality.

Mrs. Senelwa noted that the middle aged man was saved by the police from the mob that was yarning for his blood.

She said that the suspect will help in the investigation to curb on the rising cases of robbery activities in the area.