Man Arrested After Killing Spouse And Three Children
Kamulat village residents in Kipkaren in Nandi are mourning the deaths of four family members after Philip Lokorwen, brutally murdered them.
Phillip who is the husband was rescued by police in Nandi county from the wrath of angry residents who wanted to lynch him for killing his family.
The residents on Thursday woke up to the death of the four, allegedly killed by the father after a family dispute.
According to Kaplemur Assistant Chief Gilbert Chepkwony, the suspect, Philip Lokorwen, arrived home on Wednesday night and attacked his wife for alleged infidelity.
The children are said to have come to the defense of their mother, Risper Chelimo, angering the man who butchered them with a kitchen knife.
They were aged 7, 9, and 11.
The suspect is receiving treatment at the Kapsabet County Referral Hospital for nursing injuries he sustained from locals.