Popular & Trending •
Live Kenyan TV •
Live Kenyan Radio
Follow Us Like Us
Man stabbed to death, another hurt in surprise attack
250 people viewed
|Man stabbed to death, another hurt in surprise attack by Kenyans247(1): Tue 17, November, 2020 08:59am|
A young man was on Sunday evening stabbed to death and another one seriously injured outside a bar in Runyenjes town, Embu County.
The survivor is now fighting for his life at Runyenjes Sub-County Hospital where he was rushed following the incident which caused panic in the busy town.
According to residents, the dead man, 21-year-old Victor Murimi Mwiti, was standing outside the bar with his colleagues when they were confronted by the assailant.
Without any provocation, the attacker drew a knife from his pocket and attacked the two, killing Mr Mwiti on the spot.
The assailant then fled and went into hiding.
Moments later, police arrived at the scene and took Mr Mwiti’s body to the mortuary while his colleague was taken to hospital.
Later, detectives flushed out the suspected attacker from his hideout and locked him up at the local police station for interrogation.
Runyenjes police boss Benjamin Muhia said investigations had begun to establish the motive of the attack.
“We have seized the attacker and he may face murder and assault charges after we are through with investigations," Mr Muhia said.
Residents said they suspected the assailant was under the influence of drugs when he committed the crime.
“Mostly likely the suspect, who is well known in the area, is a drug addict," one of the residents said.
The residents said they were shocked by the attack.
0 Shares 0 Like •
For you to post content on this website you have to log in or register, it only take few minute to create account
Recommended for youMan Stabbed To Death, Another Hurt In Surprise Attack
Sections: Religion, Investment, Travel, World List Directory, Naija Forums, Education, Universities, Webmasters, Art, Graphics & Video, Computers, TV/Movies, Celebrities, Gossip, Social Media/K247 Chit-Chat, Photography, South Sudan Forum, Tanzania Forum, Rwanda Forum, Burundi Forum, Somalia Forum,
Kenyans247 - Copyright © 2019 - 2021 Sande Kennedy. All rights reserved. See How To Advertise.
Disclaimer: Every Kenyans247 member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Kenyans247.