Monicah Kimani, the girl whose body was found dumped in a bathtub is yet to rest in peace especially after her gruesome murder in her posh Kilimani apartment.
The motive behind the killing is yet to be known but police suspect a love triangle. Many other theories including money, guns and business rivalry have been floated as the possible reasons behind the murder.
“It could be other issues from South Sudan or Dubai and all those are being considered,” said another officer.
According to People Daily it has now emerged that the deceased was Sexually molested before her throat was slit.
The deceased’s father Paul Ngarama, a bishop with Rebuilding Apostolic Mission Church yesterday mourned her daughter as he decried the manner in which she met her death.
“Those who brutally cut short the life of my daughter disrespected God, who is the giver of life. Whoever did it was not her friend because a friend cannot rape and kill,”
He further lauded police officers for arresting the suspect saying that his arrest will save many girls from torture.Adding that
“We prayed and God has answered our prayer. Irungu has many girlfriends and his arrest has saved them from being dehumanised,”
On the other hand Monicah’s brother George Thiru revealed that despite having a boyfriend, his sister and Irungu were mutual friends and first met on social media but their friendship only lasted for less than a year.
“The two were mutual friends and only met on Facebook and Instagram. There was nothing close; Irungu admired my sister but she did not take it seriously since she has a boyfriend, Yasir Mohammed, who lives in Khartoum.”
Thiru also said he and the suspect went to Kenya Polytechnic in 2012 where they were pursuing a food and beverages course but have never met him since then.
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Irungu known as Jowi is still in detention after Kiambu, Senior Resident Magistrate Stella Atambo allowed police to continue detaining him at Muthaiga Police Station for 10 days to complete investigations.
He was arrested after being positively identified by Monicah’s neighbor as the man who was last seen at the deceased house before her body was discovered in a bathtub.