, KURIA, Kenya, Sep 26 – Police in Kuria East district are searching for a man who allegedly killed his uncle and an aunt at Keborati village, accusing them of incest.
The area police boss Gladys Ogonda says the suspect confronted the two siblings accusing them of engaging in an affair.
Ogonda says there has been a long standoff among the trio over the alleged love affair which the suspect had termed a curse to the family.
She says the suspect stabbed the two in different locations using a kitchen knife.
The suspect is said to have first walked into his uncle’s house and stabbed him severally in the stomach before locating his aunt.
The suspected killer’s father is a brother to the deceased siblings.
Ogonda says the suspect fled the scene on Thursday morning as police launched a manhunt.
Villagers said the suspect might have escaped to Tanzania to evade arrest while the bodies have been taken to Migori District level four mortuary.