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…

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Man nursing serious injuries sustained from police brutality

A middle aged man is nursing serious injuries at his home in Maili Sita trading center in Bahati Sub County after he received corporal punishment from Administration police officers on Sunday evening when rushing home. Ibrahim Ndung’u a father of two is spending his time on bed rest after the tough war that has now put his family at the risk of succumbing from hunger since he was the sole provider. “I was rushing home to comply with the curfew directive only to land in the hands of the brutal…

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Shock as middle-aged man’s body is found dumped in cemetery

  According to locals who have shown up at the scene they have accused the County government of Nakuru for failing to address bush clearing in the cemetery which they have said is being currently used as hideouts for thugs. The incident happened barely one week after locals in the area demonstrated over increased insecurity. They say hugst have been ambushing them during evening hours robbing and attacking them.

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Police officer dies in unclear circumstances

Police in Njoro are investigating a case involving an administration officer attached to Metta Police Post in Mau Narok who was found dead along the Njoro-Mau Narok road. According to eye witnesses, the officer was on Wednesday found  dead with a private motorbike lying next to him. However,confirming the incident ,Njoro OCPD Mohammed Huka said that the officer was involved in a hit and run accident. “We can confirm that the officer died in what is termed hit and run accident” said Huka.  

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Shock as woman’s body is found hanging on a tree

Residents of Poshomil area in Kiamiana ward of Bahati subcounty in Nakuru woke up to shock after a body of woman was found hanging on a tree. According to residents,the deceased Ruth Wanjiru Njuguna,41, might have committed suicide. The residents say the scene had a steel chain an indicator that the woman might have had a mission with it. Confirming the incident,Bahati OCPD Jacintah Mwarania said the police were alerted by area chief of the incident. According to the OCPD, preliminary reports indicate that the deceased might have committed suicide.…

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Investigations launched after woman stabbed by unknown people dies in hospital

Police have launched investigation into an incident where a middle aged woman in Molo Sub County, Nakuru was found stabbed severally in her neck with an object believed to be a knife by unknown persons. Ms Teresia Muthoni Wanjiku was found lying in a pool of blood by her mother Grace Muthoni Mwangi who was alerted by screams from her daughter’s house at around 5:00am. Grace found her daughter in a mysterious condition and she called the police who responded in faster and took her to Elburgon Sub county hospital…

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CCTV reveals how robbers executed raid at a Nakuru supermarket few meters from Police Post

Police have launched a manhunt for 3 robbers who executed a raid at Fauna Supermarket in Pipeline area, Gilgil Sub County on Monday evening. According to the Supermarket owners, the robbers whom one was armed with a pistol executed the raid at around 8.41pm making away with over Kshs100, 000, and phones. Addressing media outside the Supermarket on Thursday, Ms Anne Wambui who doubles up as the cashier of the family business said the robbers had made a survey of the premise on Sunday the. She says two of the…

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2 men charged with trafficking elephant tusks worth Sh 2.6 million

A Nakuru court on Wednesday charged two men with trafficking elephant tusks worth Sh 2.6 million within the Town’s Central Business District. The two Samuel Wahome and Hillary Kiplagat denied the charges before Chief Magistrate Josephat Kalo of dealing and being in possession of the 13 kg elephant tusks on November 6. The duo sought to be released on a reasonable bond terms. According to the charge sheet, on November 6 at Shell Filling Station within Nakuru Town the two were found in possession of four elephant tusks without a…

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Residents in shock as 28 year old man is found dead in his house

Residents of Ngala Estate in Nakuru Town East on Wednesday woke up to a shock after a young man was found dead in his house in one of the Flats. According to locals the 28 year old Martin Matheya was in good health the previous day and they are surprised by his demise. Close relatives of the deceased as well as neighbors have recorded statements with the police on the same. Nakuru OCPD Samuel Obara while confirming the incident stated that investigations have been launched to establish the cause of…

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