Sorrow and grief has engulfed Korosiondet village in Lwandanyi Ward of Sirisia Sub County after the body of a 43year old woman found in her house.According to the residents they heard some noise at around 8pm on Tuesday only to discover the body of Mary Nakhumicha Wanjala lying in a pool of blood the following morning with deep cuts on the neck.
The suspect who had locked himself in his house was rescued from the angry villagers who wanted to descent their wrath on him. The two are said to have engaged in a small misunderstanding few days ago whereby the deceased was assaulted and the case was reported at Lwakhakha Police station. “The late Namukhicha was seriously assaulted by the suspect few days ago and the police were supposed to arrest him that evening even before the incident” said Mr. Leonard Wetunde one the residents.
Chebukuyi Sub Location assistant Chief Mr. Josphat Mukenya confirmed the incident saying the perpetrator will be taken to court after investigation is completed. The body was taken to Bungoma referral morgue for autopsy as police investigate the cause of her death.