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Forty-two (42)-year-old woman alleged to have stabbed her husband after the couple reportedly fought over food, has landed in police cell.
The Police in Trans Nzoia County, Kenya, said the suspect, Aida Amina, reportedly stabbed her husband, Isaac Wekesa Wafula, when he came home drunk and picked a quarrel with her over food.
The incident happened at Kipsongo in Saboti Constituency.
Mrs Janet Mukhwana, Area chief, said the victim returned home drunk and threatened to stab the wife if she failed to give him food.
Said she: “The information we have is that an argument ensued and the wife grabbed a knife and stabbed him in the chest, killing him on the spot”.
She said the commotion from the couple’s house attracted neighbours who rushed to the house and found the man’s body lying in a pool of blood.
Police officers visited the scene and found the lifeless body with a stab wound.
Jacinta Wesonga, County Commander, said the scene was processed by detectives, a kitchen knife recovered and the woman arrested.