Police in Homa Bay County have launched investigations into the murder of a 37 year old woman in Homa Bay town.

The deceased, identified as Charity Atieno died on Monday following a domestic brawl with her lover during which the man also sustained serious injuries.

She is believed to have been co-habiting with the man identified asSamuel Langat, 37 before the fatal incident.

Police officer arrives at the scene where a 37 year old woman was allegedly murdered by her lover in Homa Bay town.
Photos by KNA.

The neighbors found the body lying in a pool of blood with deep cuts on the neck, with the man also having serious injuries on the body.

The suspect was rushed by the public to the Homa Bay county referralhospital.

Confirming the incident, Homa Bay OCPD Esau Ochorokodi said police have launched investigation into the incident and appealed to the public with any relevant informationon the death to avail it to police in confidence.

The body was moved to Homa Bay County Referral Hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem.