Detectives have arrested a woman suspected to have been behind the brutal murder of a German Tourist at a hotel in Kilifi County.
Thirty two year old Mary Mwikali Kavuu is suspected to have murdered the tourist identified as a 78 year old Detering Herman on Tuesday before fleeing.
The suspect was arrested in Diani in South Coast.
“Analysis which placed the suspect at the Scene of Crime led the detectives handling the case to her hideout in Diani, triggering her arrest,” the DCI stated in a statement.
The victim’s lifeless body was found at his room in Moriema Cottages by a receptionist, who reported the incident to the police.
Further investigations ongoing to establish the motive behind the appalling killing. Suspect to be arraigned once necessary police procedure is complete.