Police launch investigations into suspected murder of chief’s husband

Police in Siaya County have launched investigations into alleged murder of the husband of the assistant chief of Ulafu sub-location in Siaya.

The deceased, Joseph Meso Oira is said to have left home on Sunday at around 5 pm but failed to return only to be found lying by a foot path Monday morning while writhing in pain.

According to Siaya Officer commanding police division Mr. Ancient Kaloki, Oira had injuries on the abdomen, chest and on the upper left hand side.

The officer said it was suspected that the deceased was cut using a sharp object.

The police boss said that the incident was reported by the area assistant chief, Mrs. Rachael Anyango who revealed that her 60 year old husband was rushed to Sagam community hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

The OCPD said the body is lying at Sagam Community hospital awaiting post-mortem as investigations begin to ascertain the real cause of his death.

Source: Kenya News Agency