Man Hangs Himself At Girlfriend’s Home Fearing He Had Been Dumped
A mood engulfed village Kakamega County, in Soy after a 29-year-old man hanged himself to death
The man is said have guessed that his girlfriend had dumped him and married another man.
Soy assistant chief Cornelius Luseno Lusava said Peter Katiba, the deceased, was in relationship with a 2019 candidate and the two had promised to marry each other.
Mr Lusava said before marrying her, the deceased had been awaiting the Ivugwi Secondary School graduate to finish her secondary school education.
However, he said without informing her lover, the girl left home with her mother on Wednesday to attend a relative’s funeral in Lumakanda from the Arabian Lugari Sub County.
The administrator said the move seemed to have angered and worried Katiba who chose to marry another man and thought that his girlfriend had dumped him.
After failing to find information Katiba moved to their gate at which he hanged himself and took a cable.
“His body has been discovered in the morning dangling on a wire at the gate to the girl’s house,” said Lusava.
Police took the body to Kitale Hospital mortuary since they launched investigations into the incident.