A man killed his estranged lover before hanging himself in Huruma area in Nairobi.
Residents of Huruma woke up to the sad news that their neighbor only identified as Wanjiru had allegedly been murdered by her lover.
According to Anne Wanjeri, an old friend of Wanjiru, the couple had been having issues through out their seven year relationship and Wanjiru had even relocated in a bid to stay away from the man.
“They dated for seven years and had issues in the relationship, she even told me she wanted to move to a new house after ending the relationship but I didn’t know if she had not made it or not.” She said
Huruma village elder Mzee Grogon, also confirmed the two had a disputed relationship adding Wanjiru had even moved on.
“We found her on her bed with her throat slit and the bed filled with blood, The man’s body was in the living room hanging from an old phone line.” He said
The man only identified as Muchina was also married with kids but area residents did not know where exactly he stayed.
The bodies were moved to Huruma police station before being moved to City mortuary.