A middle aged woman on Sunday stabbed her estranged boyfriend in Embakasi Pipeline area.
The two former lovers are said to have differed before the woman went to the butchery where the man worked and stabbed him.
The woman then tried to escape leaving the boyfriend bleeding profusely at the scene of crime.
She was however apprehended by the public who took her to the police station.
The man unfortunately dried at the nearby clinic where he had been rushed for treatment.