Police in Uasin Gishu County have arrested a woman in Elgon view estate for allegedly stabbing her husband following a domestic row after the husband spent a night out of home.
Winnie Maina a 35-year-old is accused of stabbing Wycliffe Muriithi Miriti who is 33 years of old who died while undergoing treatment at Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital in Eldoret.
The police commander for Uasin Gishu Ayub Gitonga said the accused was arrested by officers from Langas police station.
“a security guard at the state informed police officer that the couple arrived at their house from a local pub at around 4:30am on Monday, August 22, before a fight started between the two”
The suspected attacker suffered stab injuries. Eldoret high court deputy registrar Rosemary Onkoba allowed police to hold the suspect for seven days pending investigations.
The court said the suspect must undergo mental assessment before she is charged. The case would be mentioned on August 29, 2022 .
BY: NEMIAH KIPROP