Police are investigating an incident in which a middle aged man brutally killed his wife in Kalundu, Kitui.
The man is said to have hit his wife on the head with a blunt object killing her on the spot.
According to police, the man tried to commit suicide but it wasn’t successful.
He claimed to have been in a troubled marriage.
The man is recovering under police watch at Kitui Level 5 Hospital. The body of his wife is at hospital’s morgue.