A spouse to a previous Ndia Constituency Development Fund Manager Patrick Njiru Gitonga has been summoned in court accused of executing her significant other.
Gitonga was mercilessly executed on May 29, 2018 at VI town, Murinduko Ward, Kirinyaga County as he dozed in his home.
A nephew to the perished Leonard Kithinji yesterday told the court that he saw the guillotined body of his kinfolk lying stripped in a pool of blood as they went into his home with some cops.
Kithinji likewise stunned the court when he affirmed how he found the spouse to Patrick Njiru Gitonga standing obvious bare and freely attached to a palm tree inside the family home.
The perished’s better half Cecily Maitha, 45, and a previous optional educator has been accused of the homicide of her significant other, an offense she has since denied.
Kithinji told a Kerugoya court that Maitha, considerably subsequent to being unfastened, stayed situated outside the house and didn’t seem like anything horrendous had occurred.
The observer said he took in through a telephone call from another relative that Gitonga’s home had been assaulted by certain hoodlums.
“It is one of our homestead hand Murimi who called me from where I worked at Runyenjes town as a director for Gitonga chain of Clubs to educate me that there was inconvenience at Gitonga’s home,” Kithinji told the court.
He said after getting the news, he promptly employed a taxi and hurried to his home at around 11 pm where his appearance matched with that of some cops.
He said there was no thievery detailed while every one of the entryways were secure just like the primary door while just Maitha was available in the compound.
The mother to the expired, Wanguru Zakaria, 89, blacked out and fallen minutes subsequent to affirming and must be hurried to medical clinic by her family members.
It developed she is diabetic and had remained for extended periods of time inside the court hanging tight for her go to affirm without a supper as required.
Prior on, Wanguru told the court that her child had acquainted with her Charity Wanjiku (Mama Amani) as his subsequent spouse before Maitha when they visited her Mukuuri provincial home in Embu County during a family get together.
The mother would anyway not tell if the kid (Amani) has been sired by her child or if Wanjiku had been hitched to another man preceding that.
She endless supply of the second spouse by her child, Maitha while holding some water with her palm disclosed to her she would utilize a similar hand to search for cash and kill her significant other.
The consultation will continue on May 21 2020 with Maitha discharged on a Sh5 million bond two sureties of Sh2 million each.
Kerugoya Judge Lucy Gitari is managing the case with the Assistant Director of Prosecutions Fredrick Ashimoli as the lead investigator.
Instances of spouses accused of executing their significant other in the zone are on the expansion with a comparative case including Ladia Wakuthii who is confronting such a charge over the homicide of her mogul husband Francis Mbogo (Alias Kasarani) a year ago.
Specialists are as yet attempting to build up why this is going on with substituting episodes where spouses have additionally been accused of completion the lives of their friends and family