A SEVENTY-year-old woman and her grandson have been murdered at Karagoini village, Ndaragwa division of Nyandarua District barely four days after a man and his wife were killed in cold blood in the same place.
Nyandarua deputy OCPD, George Lorsku who confirmed the incident yesterday said that Grace Muthoni Kibe and her 8-year-old grandson were murdered by a suspected serial killer at 10 am.
He said, during the incident which occurred at their home, Rachael Nyambura was seriously injured and is admitted at the Nyahururu District Hospital. Lorsku expressed concern over the continued killings and urged the public to give information that may lead to the arrest of the killer.
He said police officers led by Nyandarua OCPD, Charles Ngere and the CID boss spent the whole of yesterday at the scene of crime.
So far, he said, the number of people killed since May this year under similar circumstances is six and the mode of killing is the same.
On Tuesday this week, a 24-year-old man who wananchi suspected to be involved in the killings was lynched by irate members of the public at Karai village in Ndaragwa division, Nyandarua District.