Police in Homa Bay County have launched investigations into the death of a 85 year old woman in Magunga, around Tonga area in Suba Sub County.
According to the grandson Charles Oyugi (25), the deceased, had gone missing from her home for the last few days and her house locked from outside. He added that after breaking the door, her decomposing body was found lying prostrate on the floor with wounds on the head and legs.
Confirming the incident, Homa Bay county police commander John Omusanga said they are carrying out investigations to ascertain the motive behind killing of the old woman.
Omusanga further appealed to members of the public with any relevant information regarding her murder to avail it to police in confidence. The body of the deceased was moved to St.Camilus Hospital mortuary.
Source: Kenya News Agency