That was a Kirinyaga businessman who died under mysterious circumstances on Thursday, November 24 reportedly taken home by two youthful women who partied with him on Wednesday night.
While confirming the incident, Mwea West Sub-County Police Commander Wilson Koskei told TSTIME.co.ke that the police suspect that the 59-year-old was murdered.
Preliminary investigations suggested the women may have drugged the man with unidentified substances that eventually killed him.
“We suspect that the women drugged and then robbed the victim. We took samples of the drinks they drank at the man’s house for research,” Koskeire told the media earlier.
Kenyan police officers during an earlier operation.
“We are also awaiting an autopsy to reveal exactly what caused his death,” confirmed Mwea West police chief Wilson Koskei.
Kirinyaga Police Officers further told journalists that the businessman had spent several hours on Wednesday evening at a nightspot in Kagio Town, where he was later joined by two women.
The trio enjoyed meals while drinking alcohol before the man decided to leave for home with the two women.
Police found his naked body lying on the bed on Thursday morning, November 24.
“We have yet to trace the women he was with,” Koskei added.
The businessman was one of the executive managers of the local pub owners association.
Bar owners expressed concern about the increased number of deaths from drugging. They urged the police to crack down on the syndicates.
Inspector General of Police Japhet Koome will appear before a parliamentary committee on Tuesday, November 8, 2022.
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