A middle-aged man in Nakuru killed his lover using a belt before killing himself on Friday night in a love gone sour.
The man only identified as Njuguna reportedly sought his lover Wangari’s hand in marriage unsuccessfully.
An altercation ensued according to family members close to the two.
On Friday, the couple had visited Wangari’s home to seek blessings before they settle down. The visit reportedly went awry.
The body of the woman was found in a maize farm. She had been strangled with a belt.
The suspect’s body was on a tree a few meters away.
Bodies of two were taken to Egerton University Funeral home by police officers from Naishi police station.