A 62 year old woman was attacked and killed by mob justice on her way from the market on Tuesday night at approximately 10 Pm in Nyanyaa area of Endui location, Mwingi central sub county of Kitui.
According to her brother Simon Kyondo, he received a call on Tuesday night informing him of his sister’s death.
‘My sister who was a single mother was killed by members from our community, ‘ Simon confirmed
The 62 year old previously sold illicit liquor to the villagers but before she met her untimely death, she was from her hotel in Nyanyaa town centre.
Mboo Mutisya, her son urged the police to investigate on claims that his mother was killed because she possessed evil spirits.
Confirming the incident, Mwingi CID boss, Simon Mwongela said the body was taken to Mwingi Hospital mortuary as investigations are underway.