Omar Lali, the boyfriend of the late Keroche heiress Tecra Muigai, is now a free man
This was after the Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji applied to terminate court proceedings against him and requested for an open inquest.
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Lali was set free on Thursday by the High Court in Garsen.
Lali, 52, was on Monday charged with the murder of the Keroche Breweries heiress, but was not allowed to enter a plea until he was subjected to a mental assessment.
The former beachboy was charged following Muigai’s death on Saturday, May 2, after claims that she was pushed to her death at the Jaha House apartment where she lived with Lali.
Muigai died on May 2 while receiving treatment at the Nairobi Hospital.
The deceased was first attended to at Shela Dispensary and King Fahd Referral Hospital, Lamu before being airlifted to Nairobi.
According to Lali, Muigai sustained head injuries after falling off stairs.
Autopsy results indicated that the deceased succumbed to injuries she sustained on the left side of her head.
According to Chief Government Pathologist Johansen Oduor, who conducted the autopsy, the injuries that the deceased sustained are consistent with a fall down the stairs.
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The deceased laid to rest at a private ceremony in Naivasha, Nakuru County on Saturday, May 16, 2020.
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