Police in Kiambu County have launched a search for a man accused of stabbed a university girl at her residence in Thika, in the presence of her four roommates.
The second year student at a private university was allegedly stabbed to death by the man. Reports say that the man accused the lady of cheating on him.
That was when he pulled out a kitchen knife from his coat pocket and stabbed her multiple times in the chest, back, head and arms. He left the knife, locked the door from the outside before disappearing.
The roommates say that the man was unperturbed by their screams and were afraid he would turn on them too.
According to the deceased friend, however, they know her boyfriend, and the attacker had no physical features resembling that of their friend.
Police say the student succumbed to breathing complications while receiving treatment at the Thika Level 5 Hospital.
The deceased was pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree course in Community Development.