A man stabbed another to death at an estate within Emining market centre in Mogotio sub-county, Baringo County after he found him in bed with his girlfriend.
The suspect identified as Abraham Kipsosion Kibor, is alleged to have left his place of work at around 5 pm and headed to his girlfriend’s rental house without giving notice and upon pushing the door open he was dumbfounded to find the deceased, Michael Kipyegon,36, in the act with his girlfriend.
A senior police officer at Emining police station who confirmed the killing said the suspect, who surrendered himself to police after committing the offence stabbed the late on the left side of the chest twice, inflicting deep wounds before turning the same weapon on the woman and stabbing on the right armpit.
On visiting the scene, the officer stated, he was shocked to find the two lying in a pool of blood.
“A MALE ADULT LAST EVENING AT AROUND 5 PM CAME TO THE STATION AND REPORTED THAT HE HAD COMMITTED A SERIOUS OFFENCE. HE SAID HE HAD STABBED A MAN HE FOUND IN BED WITH HIS GIRLFRIEND. I VISITED THE SCENE IMMEDIATELY AND I FOUND A MAN AND WOMAN LYING IN A POOL OF BLOOD,” HE STATED.
The officer said he rushed the two to Eldama Ravine sub-county hospital where the man succumbed to his injuries.
The woman, he added, is receiving treatment at the sub-county referral hospital but was in stable condition.
The police officer stated that they have recovered the killer weapon and investigations have been launched.