The residents of Matisi residence in Kitale are in a mourning mood after a wife stabbed her husband to death on allegations that he wanted to take in a second wife.
The 18 year old woman Diana Chebet had a quarrel with her husband Hussein Juma on Saturady night over the issue with the woman claiming that she was young and able to meet his sexual needs. A fight ensued on Sunday Morning and she stabbed her husband with a knife leaving him to bleed to death.
A neighbor alerted others of the murder after she realized Juma was dead. She was also witness to the quarreling that went on through the night. The residents flocked the home baying for the blood of the young wife but were barred by police from harming her.
The woman was complaining that her husband brought another woman to her matrimonial home and slept with her while she was away.
"We have been puzzled by the killing. We don't know why she decided to do this?. The couple had been living together since last year after their marriage", mourned a concerned resident identified as mama Akinyi.
The suspect has been taken to Kitale Police Station as police wait to arraign her in court on Monday to face murder charges.