A Kenya Defence Forces Major Peter Mugure who is accused of Killing his estranged wife and two children has reportedly been laid off.
Mugure was laid off on Monday has been laid off ahead of his arraignment in court.
This means that Mugure will be arraigned in court and charged as a civilian.
Mugure is linked to the murder of 31 year old Joyce Syombua and her two children Shanice Maua and Prince Michael aged 10 and five respectively.
Syombua went missing two weeks ago when she left Nairobi to Nanyuki after the ex husband had requested that she takes the children to Nanyuki so that he can host a birthday party for the older girl.
Syombua’s mother says that her daughter left on a Friday told her that she arrived safely only to go missing on Saturday.
The bodies were later found in a grave by detectives last week on Saturday after the arrest of Mugure on Friday.