October 24, 2021


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Non-custodial jail for woman who killed husband

A 32-year-old woman who had admitted unintentionally killing her husband, has been committed to a three-year non-custodial sentence.

 This is after a probation report indicated that the woman has a good reputation in her area and the relatives are ready to receive her back.

The court also heard her husband was a troublemaker and the two had led a turbulent living because of him.

Jane Muyantet Malosi had admitted at Loitoktok Law Court, a charge of manslaughter.

 Before Principal Magistrate, Judicaster Nthuku, Muyantet had admitted that on May 24 at Nkutoto area in Kimana location, Loitokitok sub-county, unintentionally caused death of her husband Muyantet Ole Malosi.

According to the prosecution, on the fateful day, the deceased had misused money from crop sales by drinking at nearby pub.