A 19-year-old woman stabbed her husband to death in Ndhiwa, Homa Bay County, southwestern Kenya, over his plans to marry the second wife on Thursday.
The woman stabbed her husband, Michael Onyango, in the stomach after the two disagreed on the plan. The 32-year-old man died on the spot, confirmed the local authorities.
Following the incident, a group of irate individuals stormed the home and attempted to lynch the suspect. However, he fled to a nearby sugarcane plantation, where police officers rescued him.
She is currently held in police custody pending investigations. The woman will be charged with murder.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.