In Summary
  • Victim Okeyo Obange was attacked at his house in Ang’eny village, Kojwach, on Saturday night when he returned with Sh9,000 after selling his cow at the local market.
  • Chief James Oindi said the man had visible injuries on various parts of the body.
  • Sub-county Police Commander Charles Barasa said the suspects were taken to Oyugis Police Station amid a search for their accomplices.

The people were arrested in Rachuonyo East, Homa Bay County, on Sunday as suspects in a murder and robbery incident.

The victim, 32-year-old Okeyo Obange, was attacked at his house in Ang’eny village, Kojwach, on Saturday night when he returned with Sh9,000 after selling his cow at the local market.

Chief James Oindi said the three were among people who attacked Mr Obange and stole his money after he sold the first cow two weeks ago.

"He reported that some youths wanted to steal from him after he sold the cow two weeks ago. He named people whom he accused of breaking into his house and attempting to steal his money," the chief said.

He said other suspects were in hiding.

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