Police in Kuria West, Migori County, have arrested a suspect accused of killing a man in Nyabirongo village.
Kevin Gichaine, 23, allegedly hacked Alex Nchama to death at a local drinking den after a fight erupted between them.
Kuria West sub-county Police Commander Cleti Kimaiyo, confirming the incident, says Nchama was hacked several times on his head using a panga, dying on the spot.
Officers investigating the case say that the fight erupted around 10 pm Tuesday. The suspect was arrested few distance from the scene of crime, and a blood-stained panga believed to have been used in the attack recovered.
He is in lawful custody awaiting to be arraigned.