Killings and incidents of murder have now become a trend in Kenya but as much as it’s a trend the phase of murder incidences is taking a different turn. Of late people are being killed then burnt, others slain, others buried alive but residents in Botigi village Kisii county are still I shock after a man murdered a villager and drank his blood before fleeing the scene. This vampire behavior is only seen in movies.
The accused suspect identified as Kennedy Keraka alias Ruto, is said to have speared 38-year-old Daniel Mauti Obara in the heart before drinking his blood. The deceased was on his way to collect a debt in the evening when he was attacked by Ruto. Angry villagers retaliated by torching down the suspect’s 12-roomed house. According to them he was from the neighboring Borongo village and speared the victim when they met on the road. The incident has left the villagers in a state of shock as their elder brother was a peace-loving man.
The victim’s wife ,Rispah Kwamboka Obara ,said her husband had left home to collect sh 1600 debt from a friend. “I do not know what happened. We just received news later that my husband had been speared right into his heart after he met with his assailant on the road. I do not know why the assailant attacked him yet there had been no known conflict between them,”said the mother of five.Follow us in social media: