A middle aged woman from Siaya County lynched her hubby after he reportedly demanded for food.
It is reported that the 21 year old woman killed the husband by stabbing him severally using the chest using a knife. Residents say the man had a tendency of excessively taking alcohol abandoning his family chores including providing food for the family.
The woman from Owimbi village is said to have executed the crime on Sunday night after the husband asked for food with no supplies in the house.
Martin Jakoyo, the area chief who confirmed the incident stated that the husband was drunk at the time of going back home and threatened to murder the wife should she deny her food.
‘A quarrel supervened between the couple and the wife clutched a knife and pierced him in the chest, murdering him on the spot,’ the chief was quoted by The Standard.
The husbands elder brother, answered after noticing the turmoil then found his sibling’s body lying in a pool of blood.
Jakoyo revealed that the woman was apprehended and detained at Aram Police Station whereas the body was taken to a nearby Madiany Sub-county Hospital mortuary.