Tension is high at Metkei shopping center in Kuresoi South, Nakuru County from an incident where a man has stabbed a barmaid suspected to be his lover to death.
It is rumored that the pair had been having frequent fights in which the man accused barmaid of being unfaithful.
Police arriving at the site found the suspect bleeding profusely from a stomach stab. First aid was administered and he was rushed to Nakuru Level Five Hospital in Nakuru town
Confirming the Monday morning incident, Kuresoi south police Commander Henry Nyaranga said the man tried to kill himself by turning the knife he had used to kill the barmaid on his stomach. His efforts, however, were unfruitful as police found him writhing in pain at the bar when they visited the scene shortly after 7am.
The deceased’s body has since been removed from the bar.