Shock as 20 year old woman kills her brother

A 20 year old woman is being held at Kapsowar Police station in Marakwet west for allegedly killing her brother following a domestic dispute.

Jerotich Serem is suspected to have hit her brother Daudi Kiptanui on the head using a jembe stick during a fight Saturday afternoon.

According to Marakwet West police boss Apollo Onyonyi, the suspect allegedly clobbered her brother after they engaged in a brawl at their home in Soiyo village.

He said, shocked neighbours explained that they heard a commotion and on rushing to the place the deceased was lying on the ground unconscious.

The neighbours rushed the victim to Kapsowar Mission hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival, the police boss said.

The police boss said the suspect will be arraigned in court after the police complete investigations.

The body of the deceased was moved to AIC Kapsowar mission hospital awaiting postmortem.

This incident happens four days after a class eight pupil committed suicide at Lawich village in the same sub county over unknown reasons.

The pupil Nickson Korir’s lifeless body was found dangling from a tree on his parents’ farm on Wednesday afternoon.

Source: Kenya News Agency