Businessman’s car torched over death of his Mpango Wa Kando
By Jacob Oluoch
Businessman’s car was today morning torched in Nyando, Kisumu County after a married woman he was dating was found dead.
Angry residents broke into the businessman’s house and torched his car over allegations that he was involved in the death of the female resident.
It is alleged that the suspect was to take the woman to a vacation a week ago in Migori, only for her body to be found dead in Awendo, Migori County on Saturday, May 8.
Speaking to Ghetto Radio , Mary Akinyi Amollo says that the deceased texted her sister three times that her life was in danger then her phone went off.
“The deceased is commonly known as Molly from Ayweyo in Nyando. They left with her boyfriend for a vacation last week in Migori. Few days later the girl texted her sister that her life was in danger. This text was sent four times ,”says Mary.
“Yesterday it was announced that an unknown body has been found in River Awendo in Migori. Today morning her family went to the mortuary and found that the she was the one,” she added.
The incident angered the deceased’s family members forcing them to take law into their hands.
“Today at around 10 am, angry members of the deceased’s stormed Ahero, The Bank Club where the suspect works as a manager and burnt down his saloon car and went ahead and destroyed one of his rentals in that area,” she added.
The suspect together with his three wives fled to Ahero Police station for their safety.
The deceased body is currently at Ombo Mortuary in Migori awaiting postmortem.