A man has been killed by his elder brother for allegedly assaulting their mother in Kasipul Kabondo constituency.

Meshack Odhiambo,35, died in his house at Koguok village after he was hit with a blunt object.

Residents said the deceased had been assaulting his mother severally.

Neighbours said the elder brother heard his mother screaming in her house and rushed to rescue her.

On arrival, the suspect found Odhiambo assaulting the mother with a crude weapon and frog-marched him to his house where beat him with a crude weapon.


“Odhiambo became unconscious before he fell on the floor. He bled profusely due to injuries,” a resident said.

Area Chief Tom Ondiro said they have arrested the suspect.

“We found the suspect at their home and arrested him. The suspect told us to stop accusing him over the murder,” Ondiro said.

Ondiro told residents to seek legal interventions instead of resorting to domestic violence.

The deceased’s body was moved to Rachuonyo Sub County Hospital Mortuary awaiting postmortem.

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