Coins totaling to Sh20. PHOTO/PRESS POINT

By Salim Mutuma

Police in Maua, Meru are holding a 24-year-old man who killed his friend over Sh20 debt and hunting down an accomplice in the murder incident.

Reports indicate that Fred Mugambi in the company of a friend identified as Maore Mugambi reportedly beat up Kenneth Bundi to death on Friday night at Kambo market over the unpaid debt.

The deceased had been given the money to buy local liquor.

The duo, who descended on the deceased with blows and kicks, left him lying unconscious and was pronounced dead on arrival at Nyambene Level Four Hospital.

Investigations into the incident are underway as the second suspect, who is at large, is being sought.


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