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Kenya: Suspect Linked to Kasarani Ex-Girlfriend Murder Cornered in Kayole, Threatens Suicide

Drama unfolded in Kayole on Wednesday after Directorate of Criminal Investigations detectives tracked down a man who is said to have killed his girlfriend and set her body on fire in Njiru last week.

27 January 2021 p Drama unfolded in Kayole on Wednesday after Directorate of Criminal Investigations detectives tracked down a man who is said to have killed his girlfriend and set her body on fire in Njiru last week." Last week, homicide detectives in Kasarani launched a manhunt for the middle-aged man who allegedly killed his girlfriend and set her body on fire.Read: Police hunting down man after girlfriend found dead, tied body set ablaze in Kasarani The mother of a 4-year-old, who runs a private clinic in Mwiki, is said to have had a dispute with her boyfriend over money he had reportedly lent her.According to DCI, its officers managed to trace him to his house on the fifth floor of a flat in Kayole but the suspect climbed onto the balcony where he threatened to commit suicide.

"The suspect, who has been on the run since the Friday incident has locked himself up at a house on the fifth floor of an apartment in Kayole.He is currently at a balcony, threatening to commit suicide," said DCI.

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