Shock as Nakuru man murders ex-wife

Police in Bahati have launched investigations into an incident in which a 50 years old man identified as Kariuki is reported to have murdered his ex-wife.

The suspect who is being held at Bahati Police station in Nakuru County is said to have  killed his ex-wife at a maize plantation in Solai and later reported to his son about the crime he had committed before fleeing using a motorbike belonging to the same lady.

The lady identified as Martha and a mother of two engaged in a love affair with the man and later parted ways, an action that is said to have triggered the inhuman act.

Bahati MCA John Njuguna Ndonyo has said that they received information and broke it to Police who later arrested the man at Maili Saba fleeing to Njoro Sub County where he has been living for long.

The  body of the middle aged woman was later found at the maize plantation at 11:00pm last night by locals and police where it had several knife stabs.