- The suspect allegedly contacted the family and confessed to committing the heinous act, promising compensation of KSh2000.
A family in Ikonyero village, Kakamega County, is reeling in pain and shock after their daughter was allegedly killed by her estranged boyfriend.
Pauline Mukwole is said to have disappeared mysteriously on Thursday night after sharing a meal with her family members only for her lifeless body to show up at her boyfriend’s place.
According to the deceased’s mother, Khadijha Hassan, the mechanic suspect contacted the family and confessed to committing the heinous act, promising compensation of KSh2000 to cater for the burial expense.
“…wakanipigia simu wakaniambia mtoto wangu amekufa,nilitoka mahali nilikua nikaenda hadi mortuary…vile nilienda mortuary nilipata anatoa povu ya damu,alafu shingo ilikua imefura alafu imegeuzwa kando..” she narrates.
It is still unclear how the 28-year-old ended up at her boyfriend’s place. Family members, however, speculate that she might have been abducted by the boyfriend when she stepped out at night.
Speaking to TV47 Digital, one of the family members allege that the deceased had been receiving constant threats from the suspect after their relationship went sour.
The body of the deceased has been moved to Kakamega County Hospital mortuary.