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Police in Kakamega have arrested a man who reportedly killed his wife after a disagreement over food on Monday, September 14.

Witnesses said the man, Joseph Shiro came home drunk and asked his wife Florence Makonjio to serve him a second round of Ugali.

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According to reports the wife was irritated by the husband’s demands and ‘brushed’ him off.

The two got into a scuffle and after a short while the man picked a jembe and hit the wife on the head.

Their daughter said the father came home elevated even though he was drunk.

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She added that he even danced for them some minutes before the quarrels begun.

This came as a shock to family of the slain saying that the two never showed signs of disagreements before.

The body of the of the deceased was moved to Kakamega mortuary.

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The suspect was arrested and booked at Shilakwe Police Station in Navakholo awaiting arraignment.

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