Residents of Nguthuru village in Muruka Location, Kandara Sub County of Murang’a County are in shock after a 30 year old man raped his mother and later killed his father.
Murang’a County AP, Commandant Josphat Kinyua said that Isaiah Gitau was found having carnal knowledge with his 70 year old mother Zipporah Waithira Mburu by his father Morris Mburu
When Mburu found his son sexually assaulting his defenseless wife, he raised alarm.
Gitau then grabbed a panga and cut his father severally on the head killing him instantly.
Gitau turned to his mother cutting her on the head and escaped leaving her for dead
The couple’s daughter in-law went to check up on her parents in law only to find the lifeless bodies in the room.
She alerted their neighbors and later reported the matter to Kabati Police Station.
The OCS visited the scene and moved the body to Thika Level five Hospital Mortuary.
The 70 year old woman is admitted at the same hospital where she is recuperating.
Kinyua said police launched a manhunt in a bid to arrest the rapist.